This small photo is a portrait of Joseph K. Chickering of the Class of 1869. Chickering
studied English at Amherst, Johns Hopkins, and Harvard, and was a professor of Enlgish
Literature at the University of Vermont. He also worked on a variety of Amherst
publications including Triennial Catalogs and the Obituary Record of Graduates
(Amherst College Biographical Record 1963, 127).