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Camp Andree Clark

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Camp Andree Clark Pin 1922-1942

image: Sandy Jones

 

November, 26, 1920: This photograph shows the former United States Senator from Montana, William A. Clark, talking with Girl Scouts at their national headquarters after present a 135-acre tract of land just outside of New York City, which is admirably suited for camping and all scouting purposes. He made the gift as a memorial to his daughter Andree. His daughter, Huguette, stands beside him. At the left is Mrs. Arthur Osgood Choate, national president of the Girl Scouts who accepted the gift.

 

The Nature Museum at Camp Andree

Unusual Camp Coin, unknown vintage

 

Surely one of the highlights of the camp's history was the Silver Jubilee Camp held in honor of the 25th Anniversary of Girl Scouting. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt visited, as did fellow Girl Scouts and Girl Guides from 26 different nations. Shirley Taylor of Tacoma, WA attending this camp and was voted by Life Magazine as "Prettiest Girl Scout of them all."



A silver tone Committee/Associates Pin the SJC 1937 
engraved at the bottom
was the official pin for the Silver Jubilee Camp.

Image: the Altvaters



Image: the Altvaters


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Early Camp Brochures

Official Camp Stationery

 

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2 photos from my visit to Camp Andree Clark



Camp Andree Clark patch and image of the "dinner bell"


postcard images

Postcard of Camp Andree Clark




Old postcard of MACY with the frog



It seems the MACY frog is actually at Camp Andree Clark - is it still there on the edge of the lake?

Newspaper print of a portrait of
Miss Andree Clark,
Daughter of Ex-Senator
W.A. Clark
1916
seen in the Feb 13, 1916 of The San Antonio Light
under the title "Smart People by Noted Artists"
Portrait by Pierre Tartoue





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Louise Amelia Andree Clark
1902-1919
This photo was taken in Butte, MO a year before her death

 




1938 Catalog list for the official camp uniform