Albion Interactive History / Events / 1985

Albion Interactive History

Albion Interactive History / Events

1985 July 4, Albion Sesquicentennial celebration

Albion celebrated its sesquicentennial during the week of July 4, 1985. A big celebration was held inVictory Park, with numerous activities occurring throughout the community.


Albion celebrated its sesquicentennial during the week of July 4, 1985. Pictured here is the sesquicentennial committee, which led the event. Front row, left to right: Mrs. Ann Cheek, Ann Gardner, Mrs. Elverta Weatherford, Mary Cram. Center row: Mary Jane Glathart, Helen Manning, Jay Glathart, Bette Lane (Chairperson of the committee). Back row: Walt Squires, Howard Petterson, John Sharp, Frank Passic.

Source: Frank Passic. A Pictorial History of Albion, Michigan; From the Archives of the Albion Historical Society. Dallas, Texas: Curtis Media Corporation. 1991.