Historical information

The photograph was taken at an annual picnic organized by the Ithacan Philanthropic Society some time during the 1940s.


Taking place annually for over 100 years, the picnic is one of the oldest and most enduring events on the Ithacan Philanthropic Society's social calendar. It continues to attract large numbers and is an opportunity for the generations of Ithacans to reunite.

Physical description

A mounted black and white photograph of a group of men at a picnic.