DAR Official Opening of the Monson Museum, Monson, 1972
Click on the image to zoom. Click and drag your mouse over the image to move it left or right. Use the small navigation window to select the area you wish to zoom on.
On June 24th, 1972, during the town Sesquicentennial celebration, the Monson Museum was officially opened to the public. Eloise Stevens, Chairman of the Museum Committee and Treasurer of the Tisbury Manor Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is shown in this photograph conducting the ribbon cutting.
Also involved on the committee were Neola Jacobson, Myra Moulton who was President of the Monson Massachusetts Historical Society, and Selectman Paul Allen. Robert Lander, Town Manger, presented the Historical Society with its first donation, which was from the Monson Sesquicentennial Committee.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.