• Created Date
  • 1917
  • Publisher
  • Springfield College
  • Description
  • A poster of the International YMCA College., now Springfield College describing it as a college for Training Christian physical directors. This poster, used in promotion of Springfield College, contains brief descriptions of course benefits, admission requirements, costs, and availability of positions upon graduation, as of 1917. The photographs included on this poster depict a panorama of the college grounds including the East and West Gymnas... more
    A poster of the International YMCA College., now Springfield College describing it as a college for Training Christian physical directors. This poster, used in promotion of Springfield College, contains brief descriptions of course benefits, admission requirements, costs, and availability of positions upon graduation, as of 1917. The photographs included on this poster depict a panorama of the college grounds including the East and West Gymnasia, Woods Hall, Administration Building, and Library. Also pictured there can be seen the varsity football, baseball, basket ball, gymnastic and soccer teams of 1916, gates at the grand opening of the college's Pratt Athletic Field, Massasoit Lake and the Washington-Gladdin Boathouse, the McCurdy natatorium, and examples of a biology class and the "Junior class - Physical section". There can also be seen portraits of the College's "Representative Alumni", at the bottom center of the poster, include George F. Poole (Class of 1887), A. A. Stagg (Class of 1891), James H. McCurdy (Class of 1890), Fred H. Clapp (Class of 1915), and J. Henry Gray (Class of 1904). There is another copy of this poster that has been digitized, it can be seen here: http://cdm16122.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15370coll2/id/10333. In addition to the digitized copy, there are two other copies that have not been digitized. less
  • Format
  • Photographs
  • Rights
  • Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law. Contact host institution for more information.