Hobo Day Photographs

It is Hobo Week everyone, so we have decided to feature some photographs from Hobo Days past. We know how much you love old photos! Stay tuned for tomorrow’s #ThrowbackThursday for some more history on the celebration.

Hobo Day, 1915. This photo is one-third of a panoramic shot taken on the campus green with students dressed up for the festivities. (Photo Accession No. 90 147 141)



A man dressed as a hobo for Hobo Day 1920. He is carrying a bucket and stool. (Photo Accession No. 82 03 34 13)


Photos from the Hobo Day Parade in 1956 (Photo Accession No. 90 147 1146, 90 147 1153)