22 Pieces of Ephemera Associated with George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in the Yakima Valley. George Washington.
22 Pieces of Ephemera Associated with George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in the Yakima Valley
22 Pieces of Ephemera Associated with George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in the Yakima Valley
22 Pieces of Ephemera Associated with George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in the Yakima Valley

22 Pieces of Ephemera Associated with George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in the Yakima Valley

Washington DC, et. al. United States George Washington Bicentennial Commission, 1932. From the estate of George M. Martin, Harrah Washington, on the Yakima Indian Reservation. Mr. Martin was elected as the General Chairman for the celebration of Harrah's Bicentennial Committee. Includes 7 TLS (3 with original signatures, the other four are facsimile) from the National Associate Director, Sol Bloom who was also a Congressman from the west side of Manhattan, NY. The letters provide guidance for the conduct of all programs to celebrate the bicentennial. TL describing the schedule of events for celebration which was held on Feb 26, 1932. Also included are three letters from tree farm related enterprises; Nationwide Tree Planting was the civic contribution associated with the 200th Anniversary at the time of our Nation's deepest depression.

Seven items 9" x 12" ranging from fine to very good. [1] Pamphlets 1 to 16 Complete "Honor to George Washington", bound articles in honor of. [2] Programs and Papers Portraying the personality, Character, and Achievements of George Washington [3] Music from the Days of George Washington, A Collection of Patriotic and Military Tunes [3] Highlights of the Writings of General George Washington including a facsimile of the "The Olive Branch Petition". [4] The Music of George Washington's Time. Five items 4.5" x 8.5" [5] George Washington Activities for 4-H Clubs. [6] Suggested Programs for the Nation-Wide Celebration. [7] Father of the Land We Love", written for the American people by George M. Cohen, sheet music with pictorial cover. 6" x 9" in cardboard covers ranging from fine to very good. [8] How to Produce a Pageant in Honor of George Washington. [9] George Washington Plays and Pageants [10] Suggested Programs for the Nation-wide George Washington Bicentennial Celebration in 1932 [11] Handbook of the George Washington Appreciation Course for Teachers and Students. [12] Radio Addresses by Honorable Sol Bloom, Associate Director of the Bicentennial Commission delivered on seven occasions. [13] One item 9" x 12" with colorful pictorial cardboard wrap. "A Masonic Tribute stamped Compliments Scottish Rite Masons of Seattle. One Item 4" x 8.5" being [14] State Program for the State of Washington Two Hundredth Anniversary. All items range from F to VG, with only an occasional nick. Martin's name is written at the top of three items, the rest are unencumbered by any trace or mark. We can only hope our nation is as celebratory in 2032. Item #957

Price: $175.00

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