Page view from The Colby Alumnus, volume 50, number 1 (1960), page 2. Black and white photograph of incoming college president Robert E. L. Strider accepting bible from enrobed man (possibly chairman of the Colby board of trustees Reginald H. Sturtevant).
Caption: Presentation of The Hannibal Hamlin Bible.
Pull-quote: "I declare you duly inaugurated Seventeenth President of Colby College."
Additional text: "The text of the induction charge by Reginald H. Sturtevant, Chairman of the Board of Trustees."
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