Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Mrs. J.S. Crosby, Mrs. Cullop, Mrs. S. Ayers, Mrs. Linthicum, Mrs. R.L. Henry, and Miss Hopkins (LOC)

Photo shows a group of women, possibly board members of the Woman's National Democratic League (WNDL), which Mrs. Crosby founded in 1912. Identified as Nellie Fassett (Mrs. John Sherwin) Crosby, WNDL president; Nettie Goodwin (Mrs. William A.) Cullop, DAR regent and a congressman's wife; Mrs. Steven Beckwith Ayres of New York, active with the WNDL and a congressman's wife; Helen A. (Mrs. John Charles) Linthicum of Baltimore, a congressman's wife; and Louine Childers Tyler (Mrs. Robert Lee) Henry of Texas, a congressman's wife. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

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