Collection 2001.3.29 - Highland Park High School Class of 1941 collection

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US IlHpHS 2001.3.29


Highland Park High School Class of 1941 collection


  • Bulk, 1938-1944 (Creation)
  • 1938-1997 (Creation)

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12 files [mixed materials]

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Nina D'Ancona Weinberg

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The collection contains photographs, class reunion books, newspaper clippings, and issues of The Shoreline.

The collection is arranged by folders, and contains the commencement program (1941), photographs of the 20th class reunion (1961), a booklet from the 45th reunion (1986), two booklets from the 50th reunion (1991), photocopies of newspaper clippings from the 40's regarding high school events, newspaper clippings (1942-1944), a photograph from the 55th reunion (1997), a photograph of the Edwin Gilroy family (1997), Gertrude Frances Sesso Intermediate School diploma from Elm Place (1937), and a Vocation Reading Course Certificate (1935), an issue of Highland Park News (1943), and issues of the High School annual newsletter, The Shoreline (1938-1942).

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  • English

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Archivist's note

Processed by Claudia Nickson.

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