Mollie Hanes Collection
Mollie Hanes resided in Wadesville, Indiana. She was very active in the Republican Party. Sometime after her death, her personal effects were auctioned at Wilson’s Auction in New Harmony. The items in this collection were purchased and then donated to the WMI by Barbara and Harold Karger.
2 Business Cards – Roger H. Zion
3 Ribbons from the Indiana Federation of Women’s Republican Clubs as County Chairman (2) and County Vice Chairman (1)
(13) Photographs and images:
Group picture of Reagan, Nixon, Bush and Ford to Mrs. Hanes and signed.
George Bush to Mrs. Hanes and signed.
George W. Bush and Cheany, signed
Gov. Orr, Rep. Joel Deckard, Reagan, signed by Deckard
(5) Bob Dole to Mrs. Haines, signed
George and Barbara Bush to Mrs. Hanes and signed.
Mrs. Hanes and Rep. Zion
Mrs. Hanes in front of Wadesville town sign
Invitation to Nixon Agnew inauguration
Letter from National Republican Senatorial Committee
(2) Post cards from Shelton Color Corp.
National 4-H Participation Certificate
Orr-Deckard campaign literature
Loyal Heart award
Certificate of contribution to the Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Centennial Commission
Certificate of Appointment as eighth district vice-chairman
Veterans of World War One Resolution concerning the passing of Elbert M. Hanes
1989 Calendar with picture of the White House.
Certificate of recognition from the Gov. Orr on her 80th birthday
(4) Posey County Republican party
Older Hoosier of the Year (1982)
Volunteer at Evansville State Hospital (1972)
Articles not in box:
Sagamore of the Wabash certificate, framed.