In case you missed it, earlier this month the college announced changes to this year’s bonfire in order to respond to safety concerns from the town of Hanover. This year’s Dartmouth bonfire is scheduled for this Friday, Oct. 26.
tbt to 1911, via the instagram for The Dartmouth student newspaper:
And tbt to 2017, via Charles Hatcher for the Valley News:
John Brady, left, a staff supervisor for the annual homecoming bonfire build at Dartmouth College, hammers in a nail as Cam Wright, center, a freshman at Dartmouth, holds a ladder in place and Christian Murray, also a freshman, sets a nail on Friday, Oct. 5, 2017, at the college in Hanover, N.H. Wright and Murray said it will be their first year helping out with and experiencing the annual bonfire. (Valley News – Charles Hatcher) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.