Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Costume; Parties; Costume--China; Paper lanterns; Parasols; Theatrical makeup; Hairstyles
A large group of Caucasian students dressed in Chinese costume pose for a photograph in the Greek Theatre at night. The women are wearing robes or qipao with their hair up and heavy makeup with accentuated eyebrows. The men are wearing pants and...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Costumes; Parties; Clowns; Blackface entertainers; Gymnasiums
The members of the Pomona College class of 1915 hold a costume party in the gym. A number of the students are in clown costumes and a number of them are in blackface. A student wearing a pantomime bird costume is at the front of the group.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Student activities; Parties; Costume; Blackface entertainers; Gymnasiums
The members of the Pomona College class of 1915 dressed as children at a costume party in Renwick Gymnasium. Many of the women have their hair in braids. Some are holding dolls and sucking on lollipops. Two men on the front row are in blackface.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Costume; College theater; Gymnasiums
The leading characters of the class of 1903 Wash Day program stand outside Renwick Gymnasium in costume. A student with a huge white wig and beard is riding piggy back on Roy Campbell, who is wearing a false mustache and goatee. To their right,...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College theater; Actors; College students; Costume; Fur garments; Theatrical makeup
An actor and actress in costume face each other in a courtyard. They are holding hands and striking a dramatic pose. The actress is wearing a crown, headdress, long dark dress, and cape with fur lining and train. The actor is wearing a long dark...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Student activities; College students
Students dress in an elephant costume as part of a student activity in 1906. The sign on the elephant reads: "Post No Williams." This photograph can be found on page 151 of the 1906 Pomona College yearbook, "Metate."
Student activities; Parties; Costumes; College students
Pomona College students in costume at a party. Reverse of photograph identifies students as: Helen Clapp, class of 1899; Mary Lake, class of 1899; Wm. Eckles; and Harlo Phelps, class of 1896. It does not indicate who is who.
Harvey Mudd College; College students; Clubs; Costume
A member of the Miwuks student club, who is wearing a hat, shirt, and shorts made out of burlap, crouches down in front of a group of students seated outside of West Hall. A group of similarly dressed "Miwuks" are in the background.
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Costume; Gymnasiums
Members of the Pomona College class of 1904 at Junior class night in Renwick Gymnasium. The men are all dressed in dark suits and crumpled top hats. The women are wearing white dresses and tam-o'-shanters. A student on the front row is wearing a...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Student activities; Costume; Dance; Blackface entertainers; Horses; Automobiles
A group of Pomona College students of the class of 1915 perform a dance outside on Metate Day. They are all wearing Turkish or North African costume and some of the men have darkened their faces. At the front a group of dancers are kneeling in a...
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; Student activities; Costume; Parties
A group of Pomona College students dressed in costumes, apparently representing different nationalities. One woman is dressed as a Native American with a blanket, headband, and leaves for feathers. Another is dressed as a Hawaiian woman with a...