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negative photographs of Hamilton College, by Dante Tranquille

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2009-009

Content Description

7 photographic negatives of Hamilton College, taken by Dante Tranquille: a dozen faculty/administrators in academic dress, outside Buttrick; US flag and Hamilton banner processing between rows of graduates in academic robes; '50 Thomas Dewey speaking in Chapel, by old pulpit; side view of Truax in heavy snow; interior of Chapel with speaker and students, showing window at east end (where organ now is); aerial view, showing Chapel, football field; aerial view of campus, including south side of College Hill Road, Root Glen; aerial view of campus, including current site of South Campus, Molly Root House, first few houses on Griffin Road.

Acquisition Type



Purchased from ebay seller estatelots1

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  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1940 - 1960