Inauguration of Dr. Crockett

pres_CrockettRD_00395.jpg

Title

Inauguration of Dr. Crockett

Creator

Philander Smith College

Date

1963

Description

Image of the inauguration of Philander Smith College's 5th president, Dr. Roosevelt D. Crockett. Although Dr. Crockett officially began his term as President of the College on June 1, 1961, the inauguration ceremony was held on October 9, 1963 (Panther Journal, 1964). Bishop Matthew W. Clair, Jr. (left) and Dr. James S. Thomas (right) participated in the investiture.

Subject

Crockett, Roosevelt D.
Philander Smith College--Presidents
Inauguration
Clair, Jr., Matthew W.
Thomas, James S.

Source

Panther Journal, 26(1), Jan. 1964

Publisher

D. W. Reynolds Library, Archives and Special Collections

Format

image/jpg

Type

still image

Identifier

pres_CrockettRD_00395

Original Format

Black & white photographs

Physical Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Citation

Philander Smith College, “Inauguration of Dr. Crockett,” Philander Smith University Digital Archive, accessed April 13, 2024, https://pscdigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/541.