Miss Springfield Day Winners

Title

Miss Springfield Day Winners

Subject

Howarth, Nelson
Stratton, Shirley
Boucher, Susan
Canaday, Myrna
Vose, Marilyn
Beauty contestants
Mayors
Illinois State Police
Illinois State Fair
Illinois--Springfield

Description

Mayor Nelson Howarth (left) stands with the newly crowned "Miss Springfield Day" Susan Boucher, as well as runner-ups Myrna Canaday (far right) and Marilyn Vose (2nd from left). Governor William G. Stratton presented the cup to the winning contestant. Illinois First Lady Shirley Stratton stands in the background wearing a large brimmed hat and sunglasses.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1955-XX-XX

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

403574
Springfield Association of Commerce and Industry Collection

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

21 x 26 cm

Citation

“Miss Springfield Day Winners,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed January 25, 2021, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/25599.