50th Anniversary Celebration

50th Anniversary Celebration

50th Anniversary Celebration
Recessional, 1940 3
III: Events
The University of Chicago formally opened its 50th Anniversary Year with a processional and commemorative chapel in Rockefeller Memorial Chapel. Marching in the procession were the university marshals, the faculty, alumni council members, sponsors of the celebration, trustees, and president Hutchins. Pictured at left are trustee William Benton, and behind him, philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
Rockefeller, John Davison, 1874-1960 | Benton, William, 1900-1973 | College trustees | College teachers | Academic ceremonies | University of Chicago--Anniversaries, etc.
Black-and-white negatives; 9.3 x 12.0 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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