Outdoor Club, May 1897
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A photograph of the Outdoor Club of the International YMCA Training School, now Springfield College, dated May 1897. The group of men are sitting and standing underneath some trees. There are two bicycles behind each side of the back row. The exact location is unknown. Though all the names of the people in the pictures are not known, there are a number of faculty members shown in this image, including: [L to R] Jacob T. Bowne, Frank N. Seerley, James H. McCurdy, and Luther Gulick. This photograph is believed to be a gathering of either a bicycling club or a precursor to the Nature Club which was begun by George Affleck (Class of 1901 and professor). To see a duplicate of this photograph: http://cdm16122.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15370coll2/id/8189 A second photograph is available in a glossy black A handwritten caption can be seen on the back stating "May 1897".
|Springfield College Archives and Special Collections|
|International Young Men's Christian Association Training School (Springfield, Mass.)|
Bowne, J. T
Seerley, Frank N
McCurdy, J. H
Gulick, Luther Halsey, 1865-1918
International YMCA Training School
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