Page 9: L. Mendel Rivers at Luncheon


Color photograph of (from left) Colonel Sacks, Lieutenant Lombardo, Major Burr, Colonel Currier, and Congressman L. Mendel Rivers at a luncheon in the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel in Philadelphia. Rivers is holding an oversize certificate appointing him to the rank of Honorary Colonel as a member of the Old Guard, City of Philadelphia. Handwritten album label at the bottom, "Col. Sacks, Lt. Lombardo, Burr, Col. Currier, Col. Rivers."

Gift of Margaret Middleton Rivers Eastman.