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Bates international debate team
Likely from Bates vs. Cambridge debate. From left: Fred Googins '27, John Davis '27, Prof. (and coach) Craig Baird, Erwin Canham '25, Harold Walker '26
Bates debate team at Oxford University
From left: Erwin Canham '25, Fred Googins '27, Harold Walker '26, John Davis '27
Debaters Howard Blum '63 and Marjorie Sanborn '61
Brooks Quimby looks on as debate team shows off trophies
1950 May 11
Debaters meet the Governor of Hawaii, Wallace R. Farrington
During world debating tour of 1928.
First international debating team
From l to r: Prof. Craig Baird, Robert Watts '22, Charles Starbird '21, Edward Morris '21. Traveled to debate at Oxford University.
Looking on is debate coach Prof. Robert Branham
Debate team of 1918
From l to r: Dyer, Brooks Quimby '18, Thomas, Gould
The Debate Room
Edward Dunn '44 and Norman Temple '44.
Men's varsity debaters, 1942-1943
Bates vs. Syracuse University debate
Prof. Brooks Quimby '18 introducing the first debater
Preparing in the old Debate Room
Prof. Brooks Quimby '18 is second from left
Varsity debate squad, 1937-1938
Debaters leaving for Florida trip
Debate team 1932-1933
Freshman Edmund S. Muskie '36 stands at middle of back row.
Research tables in the old Debate Room
At center left, in figured sweater, is Samuel Gould '30
Staging a debate
Debaters who competed against Colgate and Penn in March 1925
From l to r: John P. Davis '26, Prof. Craig Baird, Harold Walker '26, Erwin Canham '25
Men's varsity debaters
From l to r: Arthur Dyer '17, Mervin Ames '19, Charles Mayoh '19, Brooks Quimby '18
Debaters who competed against Clark College
From l to r: Harry Rowe '12, Wade Grindle '13, Gordon Cave '13
Old gymnasium set up as banquet hall
Honoring 1896 debate team.
1896 April 29
Debate team and supporters traveling to Boston
For final round of New England Debating League; aboard the SS Portland. Stanley Durkee '97 is in front row center, with umbrella.
First intercollegiate debating team
From l to r: J.S. Durkee '97, O.F. Cutts '96, C.E. Milliken '97, A.B. Howard '96.