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 1 year ago

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


Viewed
5687 times

More from From The Vault

Inauguration of MIT's 14th President Paul E. Gray (1980)

Inauguration of MIT's 14th Presiden...

Added 4 years ago | 00:29:54 | 8021 views

"The Apollo 4 Mission" (1967)

"The Apollo 4 Mission" (1967)

Added over 4 years ago | 00:15:48 | 4998 views

"Returning From the Moon" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Returning From the Moon" (1966) - ...

Added 4 years ago | 00:28:40 | 5550 views

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

School of Humanities, Arts and Soci...

Added 4 years ago | 00:30:16 | 4973 views

1994 MIT Commencement Address - His Highness Karim Aga Khan IV

1994 MIT Commencement Address - His...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:25:19 | 7316 views

"Hypothetical Risk: Cambridge City Council's Hearings on Recombinant DNA Research" (1976)

"Hypothetical Risk: Cambridge City ...

Added 4 years ago | 00:32:24 | 33882 views |