|Barbara Frost, Muncie's |
first female Rotarian
Items in the exhibit highlight the early history and founding of Muncie Rotary and include an original copy of the club's charter, early panoramic photos of the Muncie Rotarians, and a portrait and biography of Muncie Rotary's first president, J. Lloyd Kimbrough. Also included are programs and notices from weekly Rotary meetings during the 1930s and 1940s, including a lecture by Muncie aviator Frank Elliott Ball. The exhibit also highlights the club's integration of women in the 1980s and includes a biography and photograph of Barbara A. Frost, the first female Muncie Rotarian.
Featured as well are news clippings, press releases, and images documenting Muncie Rotary philanthropy and service projects including the student loan program, international exchange student initiative, and participation in local and national Habitat for Humanity projects.
The exhibit debuted on August 25, 2017 and will remain on display until December 15, 2017.
|The membership of Muncie Rotary, 1919|