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Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies

Old West, Dickinson College, circa 1845
Dickinson College, at its annual commencement ceremonies, grants baccalaureate degrees to sixteen members of the class of 1846. Among the graduates is Robert Laurenson Dashiell, who, in 1868, will become the first alumnus to serve as president of the college. (By James Gerencser)
Source Citation: 
Commencement Program, July 9, 1846, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA.


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