Historical Photo Feature: May Day celebrations at Lawrence

ARC2012-031, 1955

In the following gallery:

  1. May Day dancers wind the May Pole by the Fox River.
  2. The May Queen sits on her throne.
  3. The Delta Gamma Scottish dancers, winners of the folk dance competition at the May Day celebration on Union Hill, circa 1955.
  4. The May Queen is crowned in Hawthornden.

Students wind the May Pole and perform a Greek dance, circa 1911-1915.

Photos and information provided by Lawrence University Archives.