dc1968

curated project commemorating the 50th anniversary of 1968 in dc

dedicated to bobby r. hale
24 july 1968 & mary n. mcquirter celebrates 32nd birthday

24 july 1968 & mary n. mcquirter celebrates 32nd birthday

#OTD 24 July 1968 Mary N. McQuirter celebrated her 32nd birthday with her three children: Veronica (6), Marya (3) and Tracye (1). They ate cake and ice cream in their home (6th & Missouri Ave NW) after she got home from work. By day, she was supervisor of the records department at Reavis, Pogue, Neal and Rose, a white-owned law firm.

Your comments are welcome below. How did you, your family and neighbors celebrate birthdays in 1968? Did you know Mary N. McQuirter in 1968? Did you live on Missouri Ave NW? Did you work at the law firmYou may comment privately here.

Photo source: Courtesy Mary Davis McQuirter, c1970. Photographer unknown.

 

 

25 july 1968 & dorothy porter hosts neh-funded summer workshop for librarians

25 july 1968 & dorothy porter hosts neh-funded summer workshop for librarians

23 july 1968 & washington whips

23 july 1968 & washington whips