1940 World’s Fair | New York


Shirley Skriven, 15, for two years National high school baton twirling champion, scores another triumph at the World’s Fair of 1940 in New York when she appears stih the Morgan Park High School Bankd of Beverly Hills, Chicago (Source: Leo Casey, Director of Publicty, World’s Fair of 1940 in New York)

Required Citation: Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1935 – 1945). Bands – Majorette, Morgan Park High School (Chicago, IL) Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e9-1812-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

Shirley Skriven Majorette Morgan Park HS Chicago 1949 NY World's Fair

Shirley Skriven, 15, National high school baton twirling champion for two years, and Pat Pontius, 14, soloist visit the Illinois State Exhibit at the World’s Fair of 1940 in New York and are registered by Francis G. Power, the director. The girls previously appeared with teh Morgan Park High School Band of Beverly Hills, Chicago, in a concert at the Court of Sports.

Required Citation: Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1935 – 1945). Bands – Majorette and soloist, Morgan Park High School (Chicago, IL) Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-f6f6-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

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