A Smile with Every Autograph.

Bicentennial_V4_016.tif

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Title

A Smile with Every Autograph.

Subject

Muhlenberg College; Muhlenberg Family; Henry Melchior Muhlenberg ; Pennsylvania--Politics and government--1775-1783; Eleanor Roosevelt

Description

Children ask for autographs from the First Lady. The Muhlenberg Bicentennial commemorated the two-hundredth anniversary of the arrival in America of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg. It was held at Muhlenberg College from May 24 to June 1, 1942. The pageant "For God and Country," was performed daily. Students, faculty and administrators and their families, and local Allentown residents all participated.

Creator

Muhlenberg College; photographer unknown

Source

Special Collections and Archives, Trexler Library, Muhlenberg College

Publisher

Allentown, PA: Muhlenberg College, Trexler Library, Special Collections and Archives

Date

Date created: 1942-05
Date scanned: 2016-10-19
Date available: 2016-12-5

Rights

The majority of the photographs in this collection remain under copyright. Muhlenberg College has made every effort to identify the photographers or other entities to whom the rights belong, and we are always seeking to make proper attributions. Anyone with information about the copyright ownership of these images is encouraged to contact us. It is the sole responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy any claims of copyright before making use of reproductions beyond the conditions of fair use, as described by the United States Copyright Law. The individuals depicted in these images are students, faculty members, administrators, and guests of Muhlenberg College through the years. Their identities have been provided when known. We are always eager to further increase our identifications, so in the case that an individual, or family members thereof, recognize subjects of the photographs, we are happy to address identification or concerns. Email Special Collections at sfalciani@muhlenberg.edu.

Relation

Muhlenberg College Historical Photograph Collection

Format

image/TIF

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Bicentennial_V4_016.tif

Coverage

Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

20.5 x 25.5 cm

Citation

Muhlenberg College; photographer unknown, “A Smile with Every Autograph.,” Muhlenberg College Historical Photograph Collections, accessed May 18, 2022, https://trexlerworks.muhlenberg.edu/photoarchive/items/show/1579.

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