St. John's award initiated

St. John's award initiated
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Title: St. John's award initiated

Caption: "St. John's award initiated--Mrs. Mary K. Reap, center, president of the Nursing Education Alumnae Association of St. John's University, and Mary Mulvany, dean of the school, accept the first annual Brown plaque from William J. Brown, a member of the class of 1919 and president of the Titche-Goettinger department store in Dallas, Texas, who established the award for the school of the university which records the highest percentage of contributors to the Alumni Fund. Nursing Education enrolled 42.3 percent of their alumnae as contributors in 1953;" portion of school seal on wall in background.

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: Apr. 9, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Schools
Subject: St. John's University (New York, N.Y.)
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: SCHL 0287