Seven Westbrook Junior College students listen to the radio, in their dormitory lounge or smoker, on a rainy Sunday in this 1957 black and white photograph, labeled "Rainy Sunday" in pencil on the back. The young women surround a card table upon which sits a portable radio with a large plastic station dial.
Two girls sit on either side of the radio at the card table. Two sit to the right of the card table on a couch or sofa; one writes on a notepad, the other eats an apple. Two girls sit on the floor directly in front of the card table; one studies a textbook laying across her bent knees, the other knits with circular needles. One young woman sits to the left, writing at a separate table. All smile, but look toward the radio or at their own occupations.
Black and white photograph
Size of Original
9 15/16 inches x 8 1/16 inches
"Rainy Sunday Radio Listening, Westbrook Junior College, 1957" (1957). University of New England, Westbrook College History Collection. https://dune.une.edu/wchc_photos_students1950s/71
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