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Charlie Chaplin hoax poster, class of 1926

Identifier: yhm-arc-2011-007

Content Description

Framed poster and page describing the hoax by the class of 1926, in which members of the class produced the poster and articles saying that Charlie Chaplin would appear for a lecture in the Chapel on Oct. 9. At the top of the poster appear the signatures of ringleaders Fred (B.F.) Skinner and J.K. Hutchens, and of Charlie Chaplin.

Acquisition Type



presented to the college by William H. Freeman '26 in 1976, at the 50th reunion of the class of 1926

Restrictions Apply



  • 1926