MG 678 - Chubb, Harry Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains a scrapbook prepared by Dr. Harry C. Chubb with newspaper clippings and photos of President Dwight Eisenhower's sixty-third birthday celebration at Hershey, October 13, 1953. The birthday party was the highlight of the 50th anniversary celebration of Hershey. The newspaper stories appeared in newspapers from coast to coast. The photos include Senator Edward Martin and Governor John S. Fine as well as photos of the Eisenhowers and buildings in Hershey.

Background

Dr. Harry C. Chubb was secretary of the Hershey Information Centre and worked closely with the 50th anniversary committee to arrange President Eisenhower's birthday party to coincide with the 50th anniversary celebration in Hershey.

Date(s): 10/10/1953

Extent: 1 box, 1 enclosure