Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Homecoming Queen and court

image number:

P0050268

description:

This image appears on page 15 of the December 1959 issue of the Indiana Alumni Magazine. The caption reads, in full: "Polly Palmer, sophomore from Huntington, was crowned 1959 Homecoming Queen in the climax of the Homecoming Variety Show on Friday night during Homecoming Weekend. Miss Palmer, crowned by Tom Lemon, Mayor of Bloomington, is pictured with her court, left to right, Susie Moss, and Judy Stumpf, sophomores, Miss Palmer, Martha Kortepeter, and Nancy Streets, juniors."

date taken:

1959 November 14

film code:

Kodak - - Safety - - Film

photographer studio:

Cowherd, Elwood Martin "Barney"

photographer studio:

News Bureau, IU

accession number:

99/075

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Palmer, Polly

personal name:

Moss, Susie

personal name:

Stumpf, Judy

personal name:

Kortepeter, Martha

personal name:

Streets, Nancy

event name:

Homecoming

topic:

Pageants

topic:

Women

topic:

Beauty contestants

topic:

Beauty contests

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Football

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Homecoming House and Float