When It All Started!

May 21st, 1926- Pictured is from the cornerstone laying ceremony of Haas library where crowds of people gathered to watch the first piece of their new building be placed. Placed inside that cornerstone were copies of Allentown newspapers from that day and lists of contributors to the building, including architects, engineers, contractors and paraphernalia such as Alumni memorials.

Photo Citation:

Muhlenberg College; photographer unknown, “Haas Library dedication ceremony, May 21, 1926. ,” Muhlenberg College Historical Photograph Collections, accessed October 26, 2017, https://muhlenberghistoricalphotos.susanfalciani.com/items/show/695.

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