description: Four alumnae - Jane Edwards, Sharon Burgees, Betty Chewning and Kitty Eastridge - sit in chairs outdoors preparing for initiation into Mortar Board Society. A "Welcome Alumnae" Banner is posted behind them.
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format: Black and white photograph. "Alumnae preparing for initiation into Mortar Board- 1960" is written in pencil as well as the women's names who are pictured. Also is "6-1964" in pencil and the Colony Studios stamp which reads, "Photograph by Colony Studios, 300 William St., Corner of Princess Anne; William Sts., Fredericksburg, VA, Phone ES 3-4567".