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Name Curtis, Phyllis

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Image of CON 1958.10 - Convention and Meeting Records

CON 1958.10 - Convention and Meeting Records

The General Federation of Women's Clubs Board of Directors Meeting was held 3 October 1958 in Washington, D.C., at the Statler Hilton. The GFWC Board Meeting Records, October 1958, consist of a meeting program.

Image of JRM 1958-1960 - Junior Membership Records

JRM 1958-1960 - Junior Membership Records

Phyllis Curtis (Mrs. Leo F.) of Hammond, Indiana, served from 1958-1960 as GFWC Director of Junior Clubs. During the 1958-1960 administration, these GFWC program departments each had a Junior Chairman: American Home, Myrt W. Gullett (Mrs. William) of College Park, Maryland; Communications, Beverly F. Shahan (Mrs. Earl Jr.) of Tullahoma, Tennessee; Community Affairs, Miss Marjorie Yokley of Mount Airy, North Carolina; Conservation, Eleanor R. Guthrie (Mrs. Fleetwood L.) of Dunbar, West Virginia; Council of International Clubs, Barbara Trigg (Mrs. Hastings S.) of West Hempstead, New York; Education, Nannie Jean Hay (Mrs. Ronald) of Grove City, Pennsylvania; Fine Arts, Patricia A. Claytor (M

Image of CONV 1955.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

CONV 1955.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

The International Convention and Sixty-Fourth Annual Meeting of General Federation of Women's Clubs was held 23-27 May 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the Academy of Music. The Convention theme was "Freedom's Holy Light."

Image of CONV 1958.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

CONV 1958.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

The Sixty-seventh Annual Convention took place June 2-6, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan at the Henry and Edsel Ford Auditorium. The Convention theme was "Knowledge is Power."

Image of CONV 1960.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

CONV 1960.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

The Sixty-Ninth Annual Convention of General Federation of Women's Clubs was held 13-17 June 1960 in Washington, D.C. at the Sheraton Park Hotel. The convention theme was "Tomorrow's Challenge-Today."

Curtis.003 - Subject Photograph Collection

Director of Junior Clubs, Phyllis Curtis

Image of Tour 1959.06 - Tours Photograph Collection

Tour 1959.06 - Tours Photograph Collection

The 68th Annual GFWC Convention was held in Los Angeles, 1-5 June 1959. The Convention Travel Program consisted of a West Coast Convention train trip (28 May-14 June) and a 'Round the World Trip (6 Jun-19 Jul) surrounding the Mid-Asiatic Conference in Manila, 21-25 June. GFWC President Chloe Gifford led a group of 160 GFWC members on this tour program. Before arriving in Manila, the group visited Hawaii, Japan, and Hong Kong, where they visited CARE sites and local landmarks. Delegates from 14 Asian countries and members of the National Federation of Women’s Clubs of the Philippines attended the Mid-Asiatic Conference. The conference included a banquet session with addresses by Presi

Image of PRES 1950-1952.08 - International Presidents Photograph Collection

PRES 1950-1952.08 - International Presidents Photograph Collection

Portrait of Dorothy Deemer Houghton, eighteenth international president of the General Federation of Women's Clubs, 1950-1952. Houghton is photographed with Director of Junior Clubs Phyllis Curtis, 1958-1960, at the Mississippi Valley Region Conference in 1960.

Image of CONV 1970.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

CONV 1970.06 - Convention and Meeting Photographs

The 79th Annual Convention took place June 7-12, 1970 in San Antonio, Texas at The Convention Center. The Convention theme was "Individual Involvement."