Commencement Speakers records
List of commencement speakers including a list of those who did not receive an honorary degree at the time of speech. Also included are photographs.
- 1840 - 2018
Collection is open for research.
Copyright interests for this collection are held by DePauw University or the United Methodist Church.
The first commencement at DePauw was held in 1840 with four students graduating that year. At first commencement speakers were members of the class. Later the speakers were recent graduates and eventually outside speakers as is done today.
0.02 Cubic Feet (1 file folder)
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- Commencement Speakers records
- John Riggs
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- Description is in English.