Waterloo College initiation week Frosh Court, 1947


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of Frosh Court, a Waterloo College initiation week activity where freshmen are tried and sentenced for their transgressions. Sophmore Jack Wettlaufer, acting as judge in the proceedings, is seated at desk on the lawn in front of Willison Hall. Men are seated on each side of the desk, acting as legal counsel. A group of students is gathered behind the desk.
Notes:
The photograph is blurry.

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 Waterloo College became Waterloo Lutheran University, and in 1973 changed its name to Wilfrid Laurier University.
Inscriptions:
In pencil, reverse: from book
Date of Original:
Sept. 1947
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 16.5cm
Image Height: 11.5cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
U57_26.3
Collection:
Wilfrid Laurier University photograph collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4668 Longitude: -80.51639
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes:
U57 Disc9
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

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

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Waterloo College initiation week Frosh Court, 1947


Black and white photograph of Frosh Court, a Waterloo College initiation week activity where freshmen are tried and sentenced for their transgressions. Sophmore Jack Wettlaufer, acting as judge in the proceedings, is seated at desk on the lawn in front of Willison Hall. Men are seated on each side of the desk, acting as legal counsel. A group of students is gathered behind the desk.