Take a look into Adelphi's past with photos from the French Club in the 1940s.

We have recently located a cache of photographs from almost three-quarters of a century ago, when Adelphi’s French club, Le Cercle, was very active! Enjoy some of these fascinating images of this vibrant group’s activities in the 1940s!


A visit to the Cloisters
at Fort Tryon Park, June 1943



Drawings about potatoes, French onion soup and other
subjects at the first meeting of the 1945-1946 academic year



The program for a theatrical presentation of
Marie de France’s Le Laüstic, ca. 1945



Photographs of members of Le Cercle, 1945-1946


For further information, please contact:

Todd Wilson
Strategic Communications Director 
p – 516.237.8634
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