Winter Scenes at Wellesley
Despite the current temperate weather, the calendar and the half-melted snowbanks across campus are reminders that in January in New England, the next snowstorm is never far away. Wellesley takes a look at the beauty and fun of winter on campus across the decades.
This 1925 photo confirms that “traying” is a long-standing tradition.
Students share the ride, 1974
Skating in front of the Science Center, 1978
Wellesley’s iconic lampposts
Ice on the trees near Founders Hall
Sledders/trayers brighten Severance Hill, 2008
All photos property of the Wellesley College Archives.