Business and Professional Women at Grand Trunk station, 1925

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Business and Professional Women at Grand Trunk station, 1925

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Women came from across the United States to Portland in July 1925 for the annual convention of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs.

The women in the front of the crowd are part of the Iowa delegation. They are holding up corn-cob canes to celebrate their state.

These women are arriving by train at the Grand Trunk Station at India Street. The organization chartered special train cars for delegates. The convention began July 13, 1925.

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About This Item

  • Title: Business and Professional Women at Grand Trunk station, 1925
  • Creation Date: 1925-07-13
  • Subject Date: 1925-07-13
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 10.8 cm x 8.3 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.10919
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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