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Life and Personalities at Dartmouth (R6)


Astronomy professor, 1934

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Synopsis

List of Scenes and People






Film Details

Date 1934
Description 21m 21s (17m 40s actual), no sound, b&w
Producer Dartmouth College Films

Synopsis

A series of short segments shows well-known personalities at Dartmouth College in 1934, including Coach Andy Gustafson, Team Captain Jack Kinney, Coach Earl Blaik, Coach Dolly Stark, Bill McCall, Coach Hagenbuckle, Trainer Hillman, Coach Tom Dent, and Custodian John Coombs. We can also see World Wrestling Champion Gus Sonnenberg '20, Professors John M. Poor '97, George D. Lord '83 and Adelbert Ames, Executive Assistant to the President Robert C. Strong '24, Dean Craven Laycock, Alumni Carnival Feb. 22-23 with Bill Towler '13 and Dick Remsen '12, Mr. Fairfield, Lon Gove and Miss Gilmore at the Hanover Inn, and donors of Dick’s House Mr. and Mrs. E.K. Hall. Others include Dr. Joe Donchess, Harry Ellinger, Andy Gustafson, "Jake" Bond, C.G. Gilligan, Dr. William Patten, "John", Bill Clark '35, Rolly Morton '34, Norm Crisp '21, Swede Youngstrom '18, Sid Hazelton '09, Dr. John F. Gile '16, James A. Hamilton '22, Dr. John P. Bowler '15, Pat Kaney, and R. J. Delehanty.

"Noted mural painter Orozco at work on fresco 'Release' in Carpenter Hall and new project in the library" shows Orozco and an assistant at several stages of painting the initial panel of his murals at Dartmouth, ending with the completed panel (53 sec., 1932).

Transferred from the original positive to polyester negative and print by Colorlab for Dartmouth College Library and the Hood Museum of Art, May 2009; resulting print was digitized by Colorlab. Proceeds from The Manton Foundation Endowment were used in part to preserve this film. Originally produced ca. 1934.

Note: some of the footage is the same as “1303 Personalities R4”, and some footage repeats within the video. Repeats from Personalities R4 include Robert C. Strong ’24, Dean Craven Laycock, Coach Dolly Stark, Captain Bill McCall, C.L.Gilligan.


List of Scenes and People

Title Card Time   Notes
(See note) 00:01:08   Title flashes and footage looks like "Backfield Coach Andy Gustafson" shown later at 00:02:03
The End Coach Dr. Joe Douchess 00:01:20  
Capt.Jack Kenny and Coach Earl Blaik open pre-season practice period. 00:01:34  
Harry Ellinger Line Coach 00:01:50  
Backfield Coach Andy Gustafson 00:02:03  
JOHN COOMBS Veteran custodian of Dartmouth's playing fields 00:02:18  
"Jake" Bond 00:02:33  
GUS SONNENBERG '20 Wrestling Champion of the World, gave a benefit exhibition at Dartmouth recently. He was presented with a silk ring-gown when he arrived in Hanover 00:02:59  
And also Prof. JOHN M.POOR '97 on the art of Astronomy 00:03:55  
Prof.GEORGE D.LORD '84 and Prof. Adelbert Ames 00:04:28   Same footage as on Reel 4?
ROBERT C.STRONG '24 executive assistant to the President. AND:The next speaker of the evening:Dean CRAVEN LAYCOOK 00:04:49   Same footage as on Reel 4?
BASKETBALL DIRECTORS Coach DOLLY STARK and Capt. BILL McCall in conference 00:05:40   Same footage as on Reel 4?
Noted Mural Painter OROZCO At work on Fresco "Release" in Carpenter Hall and new project in the Library 00:05:58  
Popular New Recreational Game C.L. Gilligan, Squash Coach 00:06:44  
IN MEMORIAM To Dr. William Patten, Dartmouth Teacher Died October 27, 1932 00:07:23  
"Hello Boys!" John comes back after seven years in the old country 00:07:55  
Notes on the Fall Season Sid Hazelton coaches Bill Clark '35 and Rolly Morton '34 00:08:55  
VARSITY COACHES Norm Crisp '21 Swede Youngstrom '18 Sid Hazelton '09 00:09:23  
Coach Hagenbuckle and Trainer Hillman 00:09:40  
Metropolitan alumni gambol in Hanover at informal ALUMNI CARNIVAL, Feb. 22, 23. Bill Towler '13 and Dick Remsen '12 00:09:53  
Mr. Fairfield and Lon Gove discuss plans for lodging alumni over Commencement 00:10:23  
MR. and MRS. E. K. HALL Donors of the beautiful and distinctive House given in memory of their son, Dick Hall '27 00:11:09  
DICK'S HOUSE OFFICE Miss Gilmore, House Mother, receives a patient 00:11:51  
DR JOHN F. GILE '16 Physician and Surgeon JAMES A. HAMILTON '22 Supt. of the Hospital 00:12:14  
MR. and MRS. E. K. HALL Donors of the beautiful and distinctive House given in memory of their son, Dick Hall '27 00:12:51   Repeats 00:11:09
DICK'S HOUSE OFFICE Miss Gilmore, House Mother, receives a patient 00:13:33   Repeats 00:11:51
CLINICAL ADVICE Dr. John P. Bowler '15, Dean of Medical School, Hanover physician and surgeon 00:14:10  
Popular New Recreational Game C. L. Gilligan, Squash Coach 00:15:12   Repeats 00:06:47
Members of the Department of Physical Education are experts in their lines --- PAT KANEY, Gym Coach R. J. DELEHANTY, Life Saving 00:15:51  
Coach Tom Dent turns out high grade soccer teams in the fall. He also coaches lacrosse. 00:17:06  

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