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1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915


Heroism Award
6 Eagle Scouts 
1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915

Heroism Award
6 Eagle Scouts




Bronze Heroism Award






Howard A. Gatley
Heroism Medal

Troop 21
Takoma Park, MD
Age: 15


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Eagle Scout Eagle Scout Eagle Scout



Edward S. Pardoe
Eagle Scout

Troop 51
Washington, DC
Age: 15


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Samuel W. Hardy
Eagle Scout

Troop 5
Washington, DC
Age: 15


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Edward S. Sheiry
Eagle Scout

Troop 37
Washington, DC
Age: 14


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Eagle Scout Eagle Scout Eagle Scout



W. Clinton Allard
Eagle Scout

Troop 21
Takoma Park, MD
Age: 16


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Francis W. Watson
Eagle Scout

Troop 5
Washington, DC
Age: 15


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Lawrence T. Prentice
Eagle Scout

Troop 4
Washington, DC
Age: 16


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White House Files
File 182-BSA
1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915
White House Files
File 182-BSA
# DAY DATE FROM CITY ST ORG TO ITEM DETAILS VIEW
1 Tues Jan 12 Staff Washington DC WH The President Memo Re Livingston's Req For Mtg Click
2 Wed Jan 13 Colin Livingston-Pres Washington DC BSA T Brahany-ASec Pres Letter To Confirm Meeting Feb 11 Click
3 Thurs Jan 14 Colin Livingston-Pres Washington DC BSA J Tumulty-Sec Pres Letter Thanks For  Ltr Confirming Mtg Click
4 Sat Feb 6 Colin Livingston-Pres Washington DC BSA The President Letter RE: A Few Words-Meet Boys Click
5 ?? ?? The President Washington DC WH Staff-Tumulty?? Note Not Expected..But Will Do Click
6 Mon Feb 8 Colin Livingston-Pres Washington DC BSA J E West-CSE Telegram Pres Will Address-Give Medals Click
7 Tues Feb 9 J. E. West-CSE New York NY BSA E.S. Martin-SE Letter Tele-Your Authority To Set Up Click
8 Wed Feb 10 Arthur Moses-Pres Washington DC DC-BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter Will Pres Visit Rally Thurs Eve Click
9 Wed Feb 10 J. E. West-CSE New York NY BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter Report & Article For President Click
10 Wed Feb 10 J. E. West-CSE New York NY BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter-E Oops-Here Is Report & Article Click
11 Wed Feb 10 E. S. Martin-SE Washington DC DC-BSA T Brahany-ASec Pres Letter Info On Medals For Pres Click
12 Thurs Feb 11 E. S. Martin-SE Washington DC DC-BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter RE Medals-Lists Boys Click
13 Thurs Feb 11 E. S. Martin-SE Washington DC DC-BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter RE: BP  Letter & Russels Clip Click
14 Thurs Feb 11 J. E. West-CSE Washington DC BSA J Tumulty-Sec Pres Letter-E Address of  Pres Enc-Advise Click
15 Mon Feb 15 J. E. West-CSE New York NY BSA R Foster-Exe Clerk Letter Thx For Ltr-Pres Said Rt Thing Click
16 Thurs April 8 J. E. West-CSE New York NY BSA The  President Letter Thanks For Words At Meeting Click
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White House
Appointment Book
Usher's Log
1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915
White House
Appointment Book
Usher's Log
# DAY DATE ITEM DESCRIPTION LOCATION TIMEATTN VIEW
1 Thurs Feb 11 1915 Appointment Book National Council & Delegates To Convention Of Boy Scouts East Room 2:10 PM90 Click
2 Thurs Feb 11 1913-1921 Ushers Log National Council..Boy Scouts-President Presents 7 Medals East Room 2:10 PM90 Click
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Washington Papers
Press Coverage
1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915
Washington Papers
Press Coverage
# DAY DATE NEWSPAPER HEADLINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1WedFeb 10The Evening StarBoy Scouts Of America Plan Annual Meeting3310"NoClick
2 Thurs Feb 11 The Evening Star President Presents Eagle Scout Badges 2 6-7 30" 3 Click
3 Fri Feb 12 The Evening Star Presented Medals By President Wilson 5 1-2 10" 1 Click
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1ThursFeb 11Washington HeraldPresident To Give Out Scout Medals347"NoClick
2 Fri Feb 12
Washington Herald Boy Scouts Who Received Medals From President.. 2 3-4 10" 1 Click
3 Fri Feb 12 Washington Herald Dime Novel Gone, Scouts Told 2 3-4 12" No Click
4SatFeb 13Washington HeraldEvery Boy A Scout, Aim Of Officials*736"NoClick
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5 Fri Feb 12
Washington Post Wilson Lauds Scouts-Awards Eagle Medals To Six.. 5 ?? 21" No Click
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1WedFeb 10Washington TimesEvery Ticket For Scout Rally Gone-7 To Become Eagle5212"NoClick
2WedFeb 10Washington TimesChamber Upposes Crosser Measure**5112"NoClick
3ThursFeb 11Washington TimesBoy Scout Council Heads*32-315"3Click
4ThursFeb 11Washington TimesWilson Welcomes Council of BSA3310"NoClick
5FriFeb 12Washington TimesBoy Scouts Hold Anniversary Rally**5114"NoClick
6SunFeb 14Washington TimesChamber To Test Scouts Quarterly**91-28"NoClick
7SunFeb 14Washington TimesTakoma Boy Scouts Are Honored By Awards923"NoClick
8SunFeb 14Washington TimesBoy Scouts Enjoy Anniversary Week93-48"NoClick
* Related Story-No Metion of Medal WinnersClick on Hyperlink For More Details**Related Story-Mentions  Francis W. Watson

Magazine
Coverage
1915--Presidential Award Presentations--1915
The White House
February 11, 1915
Magazine
Coverage
# DATE MAGAZINE HEADLINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 March 1915 Boys' Life Get Badges From President 15 3 3" No Click
2 March 1915 Boys' Life President Wilson To The Boy Scouts 19 1-3 12" No Click
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3 April 1915 Boys' Life Jackson Mill Dam..Scout Howard Gatley..Drowning Boy Secured
22 1 5" No Click
4 April 1915 Boys' Life Scouts Whom President Wilson Honored At The White House 22 2 8" 1 Click
5 April 1915 Boys' Life Honored By President Wilson 22 3 3" No Click
6 April 1915 Boys' Life Distinguished Scouts-Eagle Scouts-6 Washington Scouts 26 2 3" No Click
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