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LIFE Magazine at Bowdoin College (M291)

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Title:
LIFE Magazine at Bowdoin College
Creator:
Life (Chicago, Ill.).
ID:
M291
Date [inclusive]:
1939-1958
Extent:
0.5 linear feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Photographs (black and white prints and 35 mm. color slides) taken by Life Magazine photographers during photoshoots at Bowdoin College in 1939, 1952, and 1957-58.
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use note:

Duplication of images governed by copyright law.

Preferred Citations:

Life Magazine at Bowdoin College, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine.

Life was a magazine that printed weekly from 1883 to 1972. After 1972, it was printed sporadically until it folded in 2002.

Photographs (black and white prints and 35 mm. color slides) taken by Life Magazine photographers during photoshoots at Bowdoin College in 1939, 1952, and 1957-58. Also included are Life Magazine issues of January 8, 1940 and June 23, 1952 that include the photo essays featuring Bowdoin (Bowdoin Houseparty, 1940 and Bowdoin Bow-Out, 1952).

Arranged chronologically

Series Description:

Photographs (lack and white silver gelatin prints and 35 mm. color slides) taken by Life Magazine photographers during photoshoots at Bowdoin College in 1939. These were later included in the article Bowdoin Houseparty in 1940.

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

1939: Chapel

Box 1 Envelope 1

1939: "Dates"

Box 1 Envelope 2

1939: Gym Dance

Box 1 Envelope 3

1939: Gym Dance

Box 1 Envelope 4

1939: Gym Dance

Box 1 Envelope 5

1939: Gym Dance

Box 1 Envelope 6

1939: Gym Dance

Box 1 Envelope 7

1939: Students, Sigma Nu

Box 1 Envelope 8

1939: Students, Theta Delta

Box 1 Envelope 9

1939: Students at train station

Box 1 Envelope 10

1939: Students in kitchen

Box 1 Envelope 11

1939: Students sleeping

Box 1 Envelope 12

1939: Student with date

Box 1 Envelope 13

1939: Student with date

Box 1 Envelope 14

1939: Student with date

Box 1 Envelope 15

1939: Student with date

Box 1 Envelope 16

1939: Student with Date: Alpha Delta Phi

Box 1 Envelope 17

1939: Students with Dates, Delta Kappa Epsilon

Box 1 Envelope 18

1939: Students with Dates, Psi U

Box 1 Envelope 19

1939: Student with date, Robinson Gates

Box 1 Envelope 20

1939: Student with date, Zete House

Box 1 Envelope 21

1939: Student with date, Zete House

Box 1 Envelope 22

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions

Series Description:

Photographs (lack and white silver gelatin prints and 35 mm. color slides) taken by Life Magazine photographers during photoshoots at Bowdoin College in 1957 and 1958.

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross

Box 1 Envelope 23

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross in Hubbard Hall

Box 1 Envelope 24

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross, Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 25

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross, Pat Quimby

Box 1 Envelope 26

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross with group

Box 1 Envelope 27

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross with student

Box 1 Envelope 28

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross with student

Box 1 Envelope 29

1957: Caledonian Society, Roger Howell

Box 1 Envelope 30

1957: Caledonian Society, Roger Howell

Box 1 Envelope 31

1957: Herbert, Kevin and Allan Wooley

Box 1 Envelope 32

1957: Herbert, Kevin and Allan Wooley

Box 1 Envelope 33

1957: Herbert, Kevin and Allan Wooley

Box 1 Envelope 34

1957: Norton, Bela

Box 1 Envelope 35

1957: President Coles

Box 1 Envelope 36

1957: President Coles

Box 1 Envelope 37

1957: President Coles

Box 1 Envelope 38

1957: President Coles, football game

Box 1 Envelope 39

1957: President Coles, football game

Box 1 Envelope 40

1957: President Coles with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 41

1957: President Coles with students

Box 1 Envelope 42

1957: President Coles with students

Box 1 Envelope 43

1957: Wooley, Allan

Box 1 Envelope 44

1957: Wolley, Allan

Box 1 Envelope 45

1957: Wooley, Allan - James Bowdoin Day

Box 1 Envelope 46

1952: Commencement

Box 1 Envelope 47

1957: Alumni Council, Sills Hall

Box 1 Envelope 48

1957: Alumni Council, Sills Hall

Box 1 Envelope 49

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross

Box 1 Envelope 50

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - Moulton Union

Box 1 Envelope 51

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - teaching

Box 1 Envelope 52

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - teaching

Box 1 Envelope 53

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - walking with dog

Box 1 Envelope 54

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with dog

Box 1 Envelope 55

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 56

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with students

Box 1 Envelope 57

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with student

Box 1 Envelope 58

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with student

Box 1 Envelope 59

1957: Brown, Herbert Ross - with student

Box 1 Envelope 60

1957: Caledonian Society with Roger Howell

Box 1 Envelope 61

1957: Caledonian Society with Roger Howell

Box 1 Envelope 62

1957: Caledonian Society with Roger Howell

Box 1 Envelope 63

1957: Coleman Hall dedication

Box 1 Envelope 64

1957: Coleman Hall dedication

Box 1 Envelope 65

1957: Dance, Moulton Union

Box 1 Envelope 66

1957: Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 67

1957: Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 68

1957: Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 69

1957: Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 70

1957: Football Rally

Box 1 Envelope 71

1957: James Bowdoin Day

Box 1 Envelope 72

1957: President Coles, reception at Moulton Union

Box 1 Envelope 73

1957: President Coles, reception at Moulton Union

Box 1 Envelope 74

1957: President Coles teaching

Box 1 Envelope 75

1957: President Coles with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 76

1957: President Coles with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 77

1957: President Coles with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 78

1957: President Coles with faculty

Box 1 Envelope 79

1957: President Coles with student

Box 1 Envelope 80

1957: President Coles with student, matriculation

Box 1 Envelope 81

1957: Students

Box 1 Envelope 82

1957: Students, Delta Kappa Epsilon

Box 1 Envelope 83

1957: Students, Kappa Sigma

Box 1 Envelope 84

1957: Students, Kappa Sigma

Box 1 Envelope 85

1957: Students in Delta Kappa Epsilon bar

Box 1 Envelope 86

1957: Wooley, Allan in Dean's Office

Box 1 Envelope 87

1957: Wooley, Allan in Hubbard Hall

Box 1 Envelope 88

1957: Wooley, Allan in Pickard Theater

Box 1 Envelope 89

1957: Wooley, Allan - James Bowdoin Day

Box 1 Envelope 90

1957: Wooley, Allan - James Bowdoin Day

Box 1 Envelope 91

1957: Wooley, Allan - with students

Box 1 Envelope 92

1957: Wooley, Allan - with students

Box 1 Envelope 93

1957: Wooley, Allan - with students

Box 1 Envelope 94

1957: Wooley, Allan - with students

Box 1 Envelope 95

1958: President Coles, skating

Box 1 Envelope 96

1958: President Coles, skating

Box 1 Envelope 97

1958: President Coles, skating

Box 1 Envelope 98

1958: President Coles, skating

Box 1 Envelope 99

1958: President Coles, skating

Box 1 Envelope 100

1958: Professor Nathan Dane, teaching

Box 1 Envelope 101

1958: Students in classroom, Sills Hall

Box 1 Envelope 102

1958: Wooley, Allan - reading

Box 1 Envelope 103

Series Description:

Copies of Life Magazine issues from 1940 and 1952 that utilize photographs (lack and white silver gelatin prints and 35 mm. color slides) taken by Life Magazine photographers during photoshoots at Bowdoin College in the 1940s and 50s.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically

1940: Bowdoin House Party, Copy 1

Box 1 Envelope 104

1940: Bowdoin House Party, Copies 2 and 3

Box 1 Envelope 105

1952: Bowdoin Bow-Out, Copies 1 and 2

Box 1 Envelope 106
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