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Five photographs of Nellie Becker, later Bird, of Topeka, Kansas. Nellie was born near Meriden, Kansas in 1909, moving to Topeka in 1918. She worked for Capper Publishing and later for the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company. Nellie's older brother Marshall, was the golf pro at the Topeka Country Club where he taught Nellie and her twin sister Loise to play. Nellie won the Topeka Golf Club Championship in 1932. Two photographs are of Nellie in front of the clubhouse at White Lakes Golf Course in Topeka and in one photograph she is holding a trophy she won in a tournament in Alexandria, Minnesota in 1936.

Date: 1933-1939

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Item Number: 473389
Call Number: Digital file, KSHS, 2020-070
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 473389

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