Wallpapers

Download wallpaper from the University Archives Photograph Collection

The images below, from the University Archives Photograph Collection, have been sized for use as desktop wallpaper. Setup instructions are available at the bottom of the page.

 

Teams of horses lined up in front of University Barn, ca. 1920s (A-69) Teams of horses lined up in front of University Barn, ca. 1920s (A-69)

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Prime Minister Wilfrid Laurier speaking at corner stone ceremony for College Building, July 1910 (A-8) Prime Minister Wilfrid Laurier speaking at corner stone ceremony for College Building, July 1910 (A-8)
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Construction of the Arts Building, June 1960 (A-118) Construction of the Arts Building, June 1960 (A-118)

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College Building and other buildings around the Bowl; photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, ca. 1924 (A-178) College Building and other buildings around the Bowl; photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, ca. 1924 (A-178)

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University of Saskatchewan Observatory, July 1966 (A-4517)  800x600 | 1024x768 | 1280x1024 University of Saskatchewan Observatory, July 1966 (A-4517)

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Aerial view, ca. 1962-1964; view facing north west with Griffiths Stadium and fields in the foreground, the Bowl with surrounding buildings and the University Hospital in the background (A-3409) Aerial view, ca. 1962-1964; view facing north west with Griffiths Stadium and fields in the foreground, the Bowl with surrounding buildings and the University Hospital in the background (A-3409)

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Chemistry Building, ca. 1924 (A-3923) Chemistry Building, ca. 1924 (A-3923)

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Farm and Home Week - Livestock Exhibition, ca. 1930s (A-4050) Farm and Home Week - Livestock Exhibition, ca. 1930s (A-4050)

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Official opening of the Linear Accelerator Laboratory, November 1964 (A-8643) Official opening of the Linear Accelerator Laboratory, November 1964 (A-8643)

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Women's basketball team, 1917 (A-925) Women's basketball team, 1917 (A-925)

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Freshmen in the Bowl, 1934 (A-10912) Freshmen in the Bowl, 1934 (A-10912)

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McLaughlin car run on straw gas, ca. 1917 (A-2926) McLaughlin car run on straw gas, ca. 1917 (A-2926)

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Moose head at Convocation Hall, Oct. 1978 (A-3840) Moose head at Convocation Hall, Oct. 1978 (A-3840)

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Sod turning ceremony for Griffiths Stadium, May 1935 (A-432) Sod turning ceremony for Griffiths Stadium, May 1935 (A-432)

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Snake dance in downtown Saskatoon, 1950s (A-6267) Snake dance in downtown Saskatoon, 1950s (A-6267)

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University of Saskatchewan Husky Football - Vanier Cup champions, November 1990 (Sheaf photograph / A-8664) University of Saskatchewan Husky Football - Vanier Cup champions, November 1990 (Sheaf photograph / A-8664)

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Health Sciences in the centre with the Murray Memorial Library on the left and the Arts Tower on the right. Photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, 2002 (DCP-136) Health Sciences in the centre with the Murray Memorial Library on the left and the Arts Tower on the right. Photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, 2002 (DCP-136)

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The College Building with the Field House and Saskatoon's College Park in the background. Photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, 2002 (DCP-139) The College Building with the Field House and Saskatoon's College Park in the background. Photograph taken from the roof of the Chemistry Building, 2002 (DCP-139)

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Setup instructions

To turn one of these images from the University of Saskatchewan Archives into your computer's wallpaper, follow the instructions below:

First, open the image appropriate for your screen size by clicking on "800x600", "1024x768", or "1280x1024."

Second, right click on the full image and choose the appropriate menu item for your browser.

  • Internet Explorer: "set as background"
  • Firefox: "set as desktop background"
  • Opera: "use image on desktop"
  • Netscape: "set as background"
  • Mozilla: "set as wallpaper"
You might also see a preview of how the image will fit your desktop and/or be given additional options: "stretch" or "center" often work best.
  • Safari:
    • save the image to your hard disk (e.g. pictures folder)
    • choose Apple Menu > System Preferences and click Desktop & Screen Saver
    • click Desktop, then select Choose Folder to find the image you saved
    • click on the image you want to use as your background