Western’s 1912 time capsule missing
Photos by Laura Going
Western Utility Worker Pete Elich, left, digs up the stone plaque above the 1912 time capsule along the walkway in front of Old Main, Feb. 3. The 1912 capsule is the first to be unearthed.
Pete Elich searches the dirt for a box containing the artifacts from Western’s 1912 time capsule. The time capsule was not found.
Western Anthropology professor Sarah Campbell, top, and Pete Elich sneak a peak under the plaque for the 1913 time capsule to see if they could find anything. Campbell and the workers from Campus Facilities Management decided to cut both the 1912 and 1913 plaque slabs open to see if the capsules are inside.