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National Honor Society of Secondary Schools The Hi-Y Fellowship member card

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.256 Author/Creator: National Honor Society of Secondary Schools Place Written: s.l. Type: Typed document signed Date: November 1948 Pagination: 2 p. ; 6.3 x 9.1 cm.

Summary of Content: A membership card certifying that E. Geraldine Williams is a member of the registered Hunton Tri-Hi-Y Club with the Y.M.C.A. It is signed by the leaders of the National Hi-Y, Local Hi-Y, Hi-Y Club Leader, and Southern Area Council. On the reverse is Geraldine's signature.

People: Twitty, Geraldine Williams (1930 - )

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American History

Sub Era: Postwar Politics and the Cold War

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