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title:

Commencement Procession

image number:

P0040060

description:

Dr. Tsiang, the commencement speaker, was a Chinese historian and, at the time, the secretary to the president of Kuomintang generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek. He had studied in America (Oberlin College and Columbia University) and had returned to represent Chiang at the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Conference where Herman Wells was a delegate as part of his duties with the U.S. State Department.

date taken:

1943 December 19

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 122

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

6871

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

Tsiang, Tingfu F.

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

location of individuals:

At the front of the procession are (l to r) IU President Herman B Wells and Tingfu F. Tsiang.

building name:

Fieldhouse (1928)

building name:

Wildermuth Intramural Center (HPER Complex)

building name:

Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (HPER)

event name:

Commencement

topic:

Parades & processions

topic:

College administrators

topic:

Visitors (Foreign Dignitaries)

topic:

Minorities

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement