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Name Smith, Mrs. Robinson W.
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Associated Records

Image of H2010.0108.0001 - Handbill

H2010.0108.0001 - Handbill

Item is a small poster or flyer for a "Mock Court Trial" production entitled, "A Breach of Promise Suit." It features names of castmembers, times, cost, and group ticket sales will benefit. It is black and white.

Image of H2011.0025.0004 - Newspaper

H2011.0025.0004 - Newspaper

Item is newspaper clipping of a piece of news titled, "Sponsor's Pin to be Presented to Library. It describes a controversy over the sponsorship of the ship, S. S. Laconia Victory. It tells of a sponsor, Mrs. Smith, making plans to donate her gift for sponsorship, a diamond pin, to the Gale Memorial Library. Marked in pencil, "9.17.46."

Image of H2011.0025.0005 - Letter

H2011.0025.0005 - Letter

Item is letter written on letterhead from Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Incorporated to Mrs Robinson W Smith from J M. Willis. It discusses the shipment of a small chest containing a christening bottle to Mrs. Smith

Image of H2011.0025.0001 - Box

H2011.0025.0001 - Box

Item is a wooden box with a metal hinge and lock, lined with a satin insert, and finished with varnish. Attached to top is a metal plaque which reads, "Christening Bottle, S. S. Laconia Victory, Launched March 19, 1945, Mrs. Robinson W. Smith, sponsor."

Image of H2011.0025.0003 - Bottle

H2011.0025.0003 - Bottle

Item is a glass bottle wrapped in a satin and cotton, red, white, and blue wrap made of cloth, ribbons, and cord. It is immidiately covered in a sturdy material which keeps the original shape of the bottle intact. Bottle has been broken ceremoniously.