Historical Images of Oregon State University

1st Graduation in Gill Coliseum

Title
1st Graduation in Gill Coliseum
LC Subject
Graduation ceremonies Stadiums Gill Coliseum Students
Description
First commencement in Gill Coliseum in the spring of 1950. About 1,950 graduates received degrees in front of 10,000 relatives and friends. From 1914 until 1949, commencement ceremonies were held in the crowded Men's Gymnasium (Langton Hall.)
Work Type
photographic prints
Date
1950
Identifier
HC0492
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Harriet's Photograph Collection, 1868-1996 (P HC)
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Historical Images of Oregon State University
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2005-01-13
Modified
2015-03-24