Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

President Wells and Commencement Speaker Archibald MacLeish

image number:

P0039474

description:

MacLeish (1892 - 1982) was a writer, poet, and the Librarian of Congress from 1939 until 1944.

date taken:

1943 August 22

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 64

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

6563

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

MacLeish, Archibald

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

location of individuals:

The two men in the center of the image are (l to r) IU President Herman B Wells and Librarian of Congress Archibald MacLeish.

corporate name:

Library of Congress

event name:

Commencement

topic:

College administrators

topic:

Graduation ceremonies

topic:

Poets

topic:

Librarians

topic:

Visitors (Writers)

topic:

Visitors (Other)

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement