Inauguration of President John Evans
Robert Lansdale Photography
September 28, 1972
Photographs of the inauguration of President John Evans outside on Front Campus where staff, students and alumni attended the installation of the 9th president of the University of Toronto. Shots include the Chancellor's procession from Convocation Hall to the Front Campus, President Evans being hooded and delivering an address. Also included are photographs of student protesters who were in favour of free universal day care, unlimited access to library stacks, and against racism, repression of women and higher fees. Musical program included the Faculty of Music Brass Ensemble, the University of Toronto Choir and ended with the Lady Godiva Memorial Band. Present at the ceremony: Alumni President J. Walter Giles; Premier William Davis; Chancellor Pauline McGibbon; Dr. Roger Guindon; Dean R. A. Greene; C. Malim Harding, Chair of Governing Council; Principal A. C. H. Hallett, University College; Dean A. L. Chute, Faculty of Medicine; Dean J. M. Ham, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering; Rev. J. M. Kelly, President of St. Michael's College; Dean John Beckwith; Prof. Stephen Chennette; Lloyd Bradshaw, Conductor of Brass Ensemble; Eric Miglin, SAC president, students from the Faculty of Engineering and others.
"Patterns for the University's Future Begin to Form" University of Toronto News, December 1972, p. 4."Our Ninth President is Officially Installed" University of Toronto Bulletin, September 29, 1972, p. 1-3University of Toronto Bulletin, October 6, 1972, p. 3."'Society Is the Princple Beneficiary of Education'" The Varisty, September 29, 1972, p. 4
63 negatives : b&w ; 35 mm
Robert Lansdale Photography fonds
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University of Toronto Archives and Robert Lansdale, photographer.
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