From columned shelter, auditorium of Balch Hall is seen in the distance. Trees pictured in front and behind auditorium. In the center of the shot, there are two planters placed upon rectangular structures.
The south inner courtyard of Grace Scripps Clark Hall, focusing on a staircase that leads to an upper level. A Mediterranean-style arcade surrounds the lawn. The photographer's mark, "W.M. Clarke," appears in the lower right margin.