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Title
YWCA 1926 cornerstone box
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1973
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph is of Mary Root, Inez Jackson, Lois Cullison, and Mrs. John Goldsborogh standing at a table with items from the 1926 cornerstone box. The box is on the table by Mrs. Goldsborogh and she is holding a sheet of paper that she may be reading from. A group of women are in seats in the background.
"The building a 210 S. Second St. closed May 31, 1973. Lois Cullison the YW's top administrator, removed the cornerstones of 1915 and 1926, and gave plaques of appreciation to the empoloyees, some of whom were losing their jobs." From Fran Smith, "Breaking Ground:The Daring Women of the YWCA in the Santa Clara Valley, 1905-2005, " (2005), p. 94.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
1 x 1.5 in.
Extent
1 x 1.5 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsuYWCA/id/439
Subject
Boxes
Time capsules
Women
Young Women's Christian Association
Place
California
Source
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Relation
Series III, Box 13, Folder 380-381

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