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Catalog Number 2010.066.002.img10 pg15
Caption Photo/Rotary Club scrapbook -white elephant auction for pool
Description "Tuning Up ... for tomorrow's White Elephant Auction sponsored by Anacortes Rotary are Ellis Brann, Ben VanDeusen and Earl Morgan who demonstrate some of the musical instruments to be included in the huge sale." (from the Anacortes American).

Ivory Scrapbook compiled by the Rotary Club regarding their effort to have a fundraising "White Elephant Auction" to help with building a swimming pool in Anacortes. The scrapbook includes pertinent newspaper clippings, copies of letters and photographs, documenting the efforts to build a community pool. The Fidalgo Pool and Fitness Center is located at 1603 - 22nd Avenue.

The pool was built in 1971-1972

NOTE: There are 17 photographs in this scrapbook and 12 negatives which have been numbered from 2010.066.002.img01 through 2010.066.002.img21and can be found entered into this database under their own numbers. The negatives include photos #1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 18, 19, 20, and 21. Scrapbook is also found in archive catalog in PP.

Date 1960/ /
Photographer Rotary Club of Anacortes
Subjects Event
Organization - Fraternal
People
Photograph
Place - Anacortes, WA
Credit line Donated by Gay Woods, December, 2010
People BRANN, Ellis
VAN DEUSEN, Ben
MORGAN, Earl
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms 1960
event
Fidalgo Pool
Fidalgo Pool and Fitness Center
Rotary
Rotary Club
auction
musical instrument
cello
violin
trumpet
Object Name Print, Photographic