ca. 1946. On verso of photo: "In 1946, the academic life of the college still centered around Old Main and the library. The Campus School Building has been completed on a site formerly occupied by the bleachers of Waldo Field and the Physical Education Building had been in use for more than a decade. [Written 1/24/74]"
ca. 1968. On image verso: Martin Photo. Two high-rise residence halls; Nash Hall, left, and Mathes Hall, its neighbor, dedicated by Governor Dan Evans in a ceremony on campus October 11, form a gateway to Western Washington State College in Bellingham. The two buildings were named for the first two presidents of the college.
ca. 1946; original inventory #0619.1. On verso of photo: "[LABEL] CAMPUS VIEW 1946-47. From the air; snow on the ground. [HANDWRITTEN] Air view showing Western Washington College campus. [INSERT] In 1946, the academic life of the college still centered around Old Main and the library. The Campus School building had been completed as had the Physical Education Building, hidden by a clump of trees at the right. [Written 9/73]"