Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in Create Account

MIT Centennial Procession (1961)

This short silent film shows the formal procession of MIT professors and other dignitaries gathering for the academic assembly at the MIT Centennial celebrations in 1961. MIT president Julius A. Stratton and his wife Kay are seen chatting with friends and colleagues. Note that the marshals are wearing newly designed 15th century Venetian-style hats for the first time in an MIT academic procession. Film to HD transfer courtesy of MIT 150. MIT Museum Collections. [MIT Museum catalog # UNNUMBERED-511]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated over 1 year ago

January 20, 2011 10:50
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files

6170 times

More from From The Vault

MIT OpenCourseWare Press Conference - April 4, 2001

MIT OpenCourseWare Press Conference...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:38:32 | 17274 views

School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences 50th Anniversary Celebration (2000)

School of Humanities, Arts and Soci...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:30:16 | 5135 views

"View From The Road" series (1965) - Kevin Lynch

"View From The Road" series (1965) ...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:58 | 7670 views

MIT Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory: Laser Angiosurgery (1987)

MIT Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory: ...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:08:53 | 4676 views

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) - Noam Chomsky, "Language: The Cognitive Revolutions"

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) -...

Added over 4 years ago | 01:39:00 | 20204 views

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - Science Reporter

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - S...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:29:44 | 26273 views |