girl scouts

Arts & Culture
11:10 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Norman Rockwell Museum “Girl Scout Festival: A Centennial Celebration”

“Good Scouts (Portrait of a Girl Scout),” 1924, Norman Rockwell (1894-1978). Cover illustration for “Life” magazine, November 6, 1924. Norman Rockwell Museum Digital Collections.

In 1977, Norman Rockwell was approached by the Franklin Mint to create a dozen designs for medallions depicting the ideals of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America on the occasion of the organization’s 65th anniversary.

On Saturday, September 22, Norman Rockwell Museum will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts with a special centennial celebration to be held at the Museum from 1 to 4 p.m.

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