Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Thomas Family

image number:

P0033484

description:

Ruth Thomas (Class of 1914) and her husband Rollo (Class of 1915) traveled all the way from Honolulu, Hawaii to see their son Mifflin graduate and to visit their daughter Virginia (Class of 1943). They did so despite Ruth suffering a broken leg a few months before commencement.

This image appears in the June 1940 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 31.

date taken:

1940 June 3

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 51

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Mitchell, Everett E.

donor image number:

2179

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Thomas, Rollo K.

personal name:

Thomas, Virginia

personal name:

Thomas, Mifflin

personal name:

Thomas, Ruth Reeves

corporate name:

Alumni Association, Indiana University

corporate name:

Class of 1914

corporate name:

Class of 1915

corporate name:

Class of 1940

corporate name:

Class of 1943

event name:

Commencement

topic:

Families

topic:

Women

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement