Betty McArthur's Coming Out Party

BIO46-BARNES_MRS_WILLIAM, SR, (LEFT), 12-21-1941044.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Betty McArthur's Coming Out Party

Subject

biography
Betty McArthur
Mrs. Selim McArthur
Mrs. William Barnes Sr.
coming out party
Chicago, IL
Decatur Day Nursery Association
Decatur and Macon County Hospital
Daughters of the American Revolution
Country Club
Decatur Club
Sigma Alpha Iota
Millikin University
Associated Press Wirephoto
Decatur Herald and Review
1941
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of Mrs. William Barnes Sr., Mrs. Selim McArthur, and Betty McArthur at Betty McArthur's coming out party at the McArthur home in Chicago, IL in 1941. The photo is an Associated Press wirephoto, and ran in the Decatur Herald and Review on December 21, 1941.
Mrs. William Barnes Sr. (d. 2/22/1953) was a civic leader, and widow of Dr. William Barnes Sr. Mrs. Barnes was one of the original organizers of the Decatur Day Nursery Association. She was also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Decatur and Macon County Hospital. Mrs. Barnes was also the last surviving charter member of the Stephen Decatur Chapter of the D.A.R., a life member of the Country Club and the Decatur Club, and a patroness of the Sigma Alpha Iota music sorority at Millikin University,

Creator

Associated Press

Source

Photo File: Biography - Barnes Family - Barnes, Mrs. William Sr.

Publisher

Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur, IL
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

12/21/1941

Contributor

Mrs. William Barnes Sr., Mrs. Selim McArthur, Betty McArthur

Rights

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Relation

goes with other Barnes family photos

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO46

Coverage

biography, Mrs. William Barnes Sr., Mrs. Selim McArthur, Chicago IL, coming out party, Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

10.5x8"