Cresco, Miss Abbie J. Converse

Black and white portrait of Abbie J. Converse, Library Director at the Cresco Public Library from 1912-1947.

 

Abbie J. Converse (1868-1948) was the Library Director at the Cresco Public Library from 1912-1947.

 

Program for Graduating Exercises of the Cresco High School on June 3 and 4, 1897. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Schedule of events for the St. Cecelia Symphony in Cresco, IA in 1898. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student recital on June 14, 1900. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student recital on January 26, 1901. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

A program from a student piano recital on October 21, 1905. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

A program from a student recital on November 13, 1908. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student piano recital on December 2, 1909. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student piano recital on September 1, 1911. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a performance of “Eat, Drink, and be Merry,” presented by Friends in Council on November 19, 1912. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student piano recital on August 29, 1913. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from William D. Darrow’s student piano recital on September 5, 1913. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

A program for a student piano recital on June 12, 1914. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a student piano recital on March 17, 1916. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from student recitals in May and June of 1916. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a two-piano recital by students of Miss Berenice E. Laidlaw on September 8, 1916. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Schedule of events for planned Memorial Day and Memorial Sunday services in May of 1917. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a Memorial Sunday service on May 27, 1917. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for student recitals in June of 1917. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from the Sherwood Music School’s Piano Recital on May 10, 1918. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

A program for student recitals in May, 1918. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

A program for a performance of “Pollyanna” performed on April 14, 1919. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a Memorial Sunday service on May 25, 1919. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a student piano recital from June of 1919. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Official program for events in Cresco on July 4, 1919. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from the First Annual Convention of the Howard County Music Association on October 10, 1919. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program from a student recital on June 15 and 16, 1920. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated program for a performance of “George in a Jam” presented by Burr Oaks M. E. Ladies’ Aid. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated program for a performance of “Another Language.” Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated program for a performance of “The Wedding of Jennie June and Tom Thumb.” Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated program for a performance of “Womanless Wedding,” sponsored by Cresco High School. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

An undated program for a performance of “The Whole Town’s Talking,” presented by the senior class of Cresco High School. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

An undated program for a performance of “In the Garden of the Shah” by the Senior Girls Glee Club and Boys Glee Club. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated program for a performance of “The Elopement of Ellen.” Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Undated theater performance program.Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a performance of “The Howard County Fair” from July of an unspecified year. Source: Cresco Public Library

 

Program for a piano recital from September 11, of an unspecified year. Source: Cresco Public Library.

 

Night school program for November 16 of an unspecified year. Source: Cresco Public Library