College of the Holy Cross Archives and Distinctive Collections

A Day In The Life:
Student Experience
Through The Years

1940-1941: Mount St. James and the Pre-War Years

Explore what student life was like on the Hill during the early 1940s.

1942-1943: WWII On The Hill

Get a glimpse of what student life was like during the beginning of World War II.

1944-1946: Ending the War and Post-War Education

Learn about members of the Holy Cross community who served in World War II and other campus events.


NROTC students line up for inspection on Fitton Field

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