Interior of Renwick Gymnasium decorated with evergreens and other foliage. Rocking chairs are placed on the gym floor, and a banner with Greek writing is streamed across the back wall. A printed caption at the top of the photograph reads "Renwick...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College buildings
The building at its original location. Constructed in 1887-8, Sumner Hall was relocated in 1922. The photograph is oval and set within a white border. handwriting at the bottom right corner of the border reads: "Sumner Hall 1901."
A chapel inside of Holmes Hall. The type on the top margin reads: "Interior Holmes Hall Chapel before first enlargement - 1901. Boynton photo." Photograph is from Loyd Cooper, Pomona College class of 1916.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Dormitories; Dormitories furniture, equipment, etc.; Clothing and dress; Desks
A student's living space at the turn of the twentieth century. Furniture includes a rocking chair and a writing desk. A woman sits in a chair at the desk, upon which rest an assortment of books, a lamp, and a vase of flowers. The wall is decorated...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College campuses; College buildings
The campus at the turn of the twentieth century. From left to right in the image, five buildings are shown: Renwick Gymnasium, Holmes Hall, Sumner Hall, Pearsons Hall, and the president's house. The photograph is set within a dark border, on which...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Women's clothing; Hats; Cactus
The women of the Pomona College class of 1901 pose for a photograph in the Wash. All of the women are wearing skirts, high-collared long-sleeve shirts, and straw hats. Part of a cactus patch can be seen on the right.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College sports; Football teams; College students; Hats; Athletics Equipment and supplies; Gymnasiums
The members of the Pomona College class of 1901 football team poses in smashed plug hats in front of Renwick Gymnasium. The players wear padded pants and some have metal nose guards hanging from a leather strap around their necks.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College theater; Theater, Open-air; College students; Actors; Costume; Trees
Student actors perform on a makeshift stage with a white canopy in Blanchard Park on Wash Day, 1901. A tent set off to one side likely serves as a dressing room. On the left side of the stage, a group of actors in dark robes and hats are gathered...