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1950s Spotlight – Holiday Decorations Through the Years


Williamsport Technical Institute holiday decorations
Williamsport Technical Institute holiday decorations
The Penn College entrance dons its holiday best.
The Penn College entrance dons its holiday best.

Just as attention to quality education has remained an institutional hallmark for nearly a century, decorating the campus for the ho-ho-holidays has enjoyed its own continuity throughout history. In the archival photograph at far left, an illuminated Santa – his sack bursting with gifts for the Williamsport Technical Institute family – delivers “Season’s greetings” from a 1950s campus rooftop. In the adjacent photo, the main entrance to Penn College takes on the warm glow of bright lights and festive greenery.

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