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Academic regalia, 1957

Identifier: 016.02.09

This collection includes Master degree academic regalia used by Edward V. Mochel at his 1957 commencement from Illinois Institute of Technology (M.S. in Engineering). The set includes a robe, hood, and mortarboard.


  • Creation: 1957


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

3 Items : Academic regalia, including a gown with the traditional long sleeves with wrist openings, mortarboard is black with black tassel. The hood is red satin and white chevron and gold velvet trim.

Biographical Note

Edward V. Mochel received a B.S. in Chemistry in 1951 and his M. S. in Engineering in 1957. While pursuing graduate work, he lived in Gunsaulus Hall. As an undergraduate, he lived in the Theta Xi Fraternity House. Mochel served as an engineering instructor while at Illinois Institute of Technology before joining the faculty at the University of Virginia. In 1989, Mochel became Associate Professor of Engineering at the University of Virginia.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2002.061

Related Material

2004.038 Academic hood, 2000.041 Edward M. Mochel Papers, 2011.004 Edward M. Mochel Papers


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 12/18/2002

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