Photograph of the 1908 Commencement. Students are in cap and gown attire. Standing in the back row: Eledice Paddock, Ora Howard Cox, Grace Sweetzer, Maude Mallory, Radford Walter Rigsby, Roy Virgil Peringer, Harry Thompson Davenport, Charles Alfred Livengood, Madge Fowler, Edward Files Mason, and Hattie Cleveland. Seated in the front row: Walter Crosby Eells, George Benjamin Woodward, Caroline Wasson, Professor Walter A. Bratton, Ruby Dell Lyman, Lester Miles Livengood, Elmina Elizabeth Graham, Maysel Cooper, David Crockett Graham, Arthur Henry Morgan, and Robert Bratton dressed as the college mascot. Bratton is seated in a chair President Roosevelt used when he visited Whitman College. In the center, the Class Spade is leaning on a table which holds the Silver Trophy Cup for winners of intersociety debates.
Whitman College and Northwest Archives, Whitman College Photograph Collection, WCA080, Box 14f, Folder 15
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