Creation Date

12-14-1961

Decade

1960

Photographer

Opal R. Lovett

Subject

Jacksonville State University -- History, College students -- Alabama, Jacksonville State University -- Students, Women college students -- Alabama, Beauty contestants, Beauty, Personal -- Social aspects

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Description

The 1961-1962 Miss Mimosa pageant was held inside Leone Cole Auditorium at Jacksonville State College (now Jacksonville State University) December 14, 1961. Crowned as Miss Mimosa 1961 was Cecilia Upton. Radio station WAAX of Gadsden's Mike McDougald was Master of Ceremonies for the event. Shown Babs Osborn, recipient of Miss Congeniality, is presented a trophy from Reeves Smith, Editor of the Mimosa.

Date Digitized

September 2015

Names of Persons Pictured

Babs Osborn, Reeves Smith, Anita Henry, Cecilia Upton

Rights

This image is the property of Jacksonville State University and is intended for non-commercial use. Images may be copied for research, teaching, personal, or any fair use as defined by U.S. copyright law. Images may not be altered in any way. Users of these images are asked to acknowledge Jacksonville State University. For questions or further information about usage rights, please contact the Library’s Electronic Resources Department at (256) 782-8195.

Location

The original negative is housed at JSU McClellan Technical Information Center, Binder 44, Sleeve 100.

Identifier

http://jsucollections.jsu.edu:9000/rpc/cat/Imaging/photocollection/psn/psn1960/psn1960_59/PSN1960msmimosa_17574.tif

Technical Metadata

Archival images are tiffs scanned from the original material at 300 dpi. The file name is PSN1960msmimosa_17574.tif; file size is 1.4 MB. Original image is 4 by 5 on celluloid diacetate/triacetate film stock

Keywords

Jacksonville State University -- History, College students -- Alabama, Jacksonville State University -- Students, Women college students -- Alabama, Beauty contestants, Beauty, Personal -- Social aspects

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