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Catalog Number WF 1347
Caption Funeral of Mayor Josias George
Description Josias George, mayor of Anacortes 1937-39, died unexpectedly in March 1939; see the 3-3-1939 ANACORTES AMERICAN. This view shows his flower-bedecked casket in front of the altar of the Presbyterian Church. Wreaths from many different groups surround the casket. The wreath of the left side of the casket is from the Anacortes City Council. The wreath of the right side is from Anacortes city employees. Mr. George was succeeded by Mayor Charles Peters. See WF 1589-91.
Date 1939 March
Photographer from the BRADY, Ferd collection
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Event - funeral
Organization - Church
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People GEORGE, Josias
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms funeral
mayor
Presbyterian Church
wreath
Anacortes City Council
Anacortes
city
employees
Mayor of Anacortes
Object Name Negative