Water dumping prank, Waterloo College initiation week 1947
Description
Creator
Huehnergard, Harry, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of Waterloo College freshmen gathered in front of Willison Hall during initiation week 1947. Water is being dumped on them by senior students on the balcony above. Students on balcony, left to right: Helmut Binhammer, Harold Gram, Russell Seltzer. Bottom, back row: Harold Seim, Austin Stoneham, Robert Howald, Ken Berlet, Erich Schultz, Bev Hayes, Earl Anderson, Gerhard Binhammer, Jim Gram, unknown. Bottom, front row: unknown, George Malcolm, John Brubacher, Lorraine Holle, Pauline Haberer, Shirley Buder, Lydia Otto, Alice Bald, unknown.
Notes
There is a white scratch near the top, left side of the photograph.

Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo, Ontario. It began in 1911 as the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada. In 1924 Waterloo College was established, providing courses in post-secondary education. In 1960 it became Waterloo Lutheran University, composed of Waterloo University College and Waterloo Lutheran Seminary. In 1973 Waterloo Lutheran University changed its name to Wilfrid Laurier University. In September 1999 Laurier Brantford opened in Brantford, Ontario.
Date of Original
Sept. 24, 1947
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 11.5cm
Image Height: 17cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
U57_122
Collection
Wilfrid Laurier University photograph collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4668 Longitude: -80.51639
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes
U57 Disc1
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

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Water dumping prank, Waterloo College initiation week 1947


Black and white photograph of Waterloo College freshmen gathered in front of Willison Hall during initiation week 1947. Water is being dumped on them by senior students on the balcony above. Students on balcony, left to right: Helmut Binhammer, Harold Gram, Russell Seltzer. Bottom, back row: Harold Seim, Austin Stoneham, Robert Howald, Ken Berlet, Erich Schultz, Bev Hayes, Earl Anderson, Gerhard Binhammer, Jim Gram, unknown. Bottom, front row: unknown, George Malcolm, John Brubacher, Lorraine Holle, Pauline Haberer, Shirley Buder, Lydia Otto, Alice Bald, unknown.