Vintage Pomona College Class photo taken in 1905 CA

Original Photo

Original photo mounted on board of the coeducational Pomona College class of 1909, taken as freshmen in 1905. Photo measures 6.75" x 5" inches on a 8.5" x 6.75" inches board A class of around 70 students with almost half being young women. Handwritten inscription on verso states: "Dec. 21st, 1905.- 09's [class] on top of Holmes' Hall Pomona College, Claremont." Pomona College is one of the oldest colleges in Southern California and was established as a coeducational and nonsectarian Christian institution on October 14, 1887, amidst a real estate boom and anticipated population influx precipitated by the arrival of a transcontinental railroad to Southern California. In very good condition.

Item #17513

Price: $135.00

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