From the Archives
How Many People Do You Remember from the 1979 NYS Delegation to the White House Conference on Libraries?
There have been two White House conferences about libraries and information services – the first in 1979 and the second in 1991. Going back into the NYLA Archives housed at the State Library, Mary Redmond submitted this photo of the 1979 New York State delegation. Take a look and see how many people you remember. Tell us who you remember and your memory of that individual.
Front Row (L to R): Dorothy Wadsworth, Esther Swanker, Joseph F. Shubert, Laura Chodos, Hugh T. Farley, Richard Darling, Mildred Lowe.
Second Row (L to R): Cynthia Ivey, Lucille C. Thomas, Mary B. Cassata, Annie Martin, Laura Goodman, Esther Lopato, Vivian Bailey, Sherry Brandsema.
Third Row (L to R): Joyce Catania, E.J. Josey, Donna Fish, Linda Bretz, Hazel Grubbs Davis, Adelaide Scanlon, Ellen Woodrich, Jeanne James, Steven Pico, Dinah Lindauer, Stephen Solomon, Morris Gelfand.
Fourth Row (L to R): Jayne Kamlot, Carlton Rochell, Beverly Ryd Small, Byron Lee, Lansing Baker, Glyn Evans, Gerald Shields, Jacob Goldfein, Dana Rizotti, Stanley A. Ransom.
Delegates and Alternates not shown: Gordon Ambach, Alfred Giardino, Edward C. Sullivan, Patricia Mautino