Nostalgia: When Womyn Arrived

This fall will mark the 40th anniversary of coeducation at Princeton. Let’s look at some photos of the 171 trailblazing women who arrived on campus in 1969.

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Midriff exposed!

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Candid!

More after the jump:

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"Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil..."

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Ironic button!

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Generalization: Everyone had really, really long hair at Princeton in 1969

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This picture is confusing on many levels. What are the guys doing? What is that giant shoe doing there?

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Romance!

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"Yes, yes... so interesting, these women creatures..."

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Boy: "Want to hang out later?" Girl: "Uh..."

(image source: LIFE‘s Alfred Eisenstaedt from images.google.com)

One thought on “Nostalgia: When Womyn Arrived

  • Colorize the first pic, remove the guy and this could be a shot from any campus today. Very nice.

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