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Community Chest Award

Community Chest Award

Robinson Studio - 1942

Mary Hefferan, wearing a hat, receives congratulations from Benjamin P. Merrick. At the far left of the photo is L. V. Mulnix, president of the Community Chest, and next to him is Charles C. Stillman. A microphone can be seen between Hefferan and Merrick as well as a large bouquet of flowers on the speaker's table. A flag stands in the corner just above the microphone.


Full Details

TitleCommunity Chest Award
CreatorRobinson Studio

Title by cataloger. Photo appeared in the Grand Rapids Herald on March 10, 1942. The caption reports that Hefferan won the Community Chest's annual award for "Outstanding and unselfish service in the public welfare."

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids
CollectionRobinson Collection, Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Grand Rapids Public Library

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives, Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids, MI

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Library
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids

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