Waterloo Lutheran University spring convocation 1961
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of four men standing outdoors at the 1961 Waterloo Lutheran University spring convocation ceremony. They are all wearing academic caps, gowns and hoods. Left to right: Henry Larsen, honorary degree recipient; William Daum Euler, Chancellor; George Hees, honorary degree recipient; Ronald Allen, honorary degree recipient.
Notes
Waterloo Lutheran University's first convocation was held at the Mutual Life Auditorium on May 20, 1961. William Daum Euler was installed as chancellor during the ceremony.

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. Laurier Brantford opened in 1999.
Inscriptions
Reverse, in ink; 1961 SPR. CONV. H. Overgaard / B23 / 37
Date of Original
May 20, 1961
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 24cm
Image Height: 19cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
U57_4110
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 Disc36
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email:libarch@wlu.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

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

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Waterloo Lutheran University spring convocation 1961


Black and white photograph of four men standing outdoors at the 1961 Waterloo Lutheran University spring convocation ceremony. They are all wearing academic caps, gowns and hoods. Left to right: Henry Larsen, honorary degree recipient; William Daum Euler, Chancellor; George Hees, honorary degree recipient; Ronald Allen, honorary degree recipient.