Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; College theater; Blackface entertainers; African costumes and attire
Two Pomona College students in blackface perform a dance during the "Plug Ugly," an annual Vaudeville-like student theatrical production, in 1916. The male student is wearing balls on the sides of his head and holding a spear. The female student...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Student activities; Balls (Parties); Clothing and dress
Four Pomona College students dressed in formal attire. According to notes on the reverse of the photograph, from left to right, the first two students are unidentified. Next to tehm are Betty Detter, class of 1939; and John Porter, class of 1940.