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Top officials in Girls State government

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In a joint session of the House and Senate, this trio of Girls State officials were sworn in when they opened their legislature today. Some 264 junior high school girls from over the state are spending the week learning how a state government operates. Most of work sessions are held at Florida State University but move to the capitol for the real practice of legislating. From left are: Shiela Holmes, West Hollywood, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Donna Welch, Lakeland, Governor of Girls State: and President of the Senate, Brenda Hartlage, of Tampa.
Title: Top officials in Girls State government.
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Type of Resource: still image
Genre: Photograph
Issuance: single unit
Date Created: 1964
Extent: 8 x 10 in.
Summary: In a joint session of the House and Senate, this trio of Girls State officials were sworn in when they opened their legislature today. Some 264 junior high school girls from over the state are spending the week learning how a state government operates. Most of work sessions are held at Florida State University but move to the capitol for the real practice of legislating. From left are: Shiela Holmes, West Hollywood, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Donna Welch, Lakeland, Governor of Girls State: and President of the Senate, Brenda Hartlage, of Tampa.
Identifier: FSUspcn430 (IID)
Subject(s): Student government.
Special events.
Held by: Florida State University Libraries, Special Collections
Sublocation: Florida State University Mounted Photographs
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