Title Tom Sawyer Contestants Gather Around Ralph Budd at the Mark Twain Zephyr Dedication
Date of Original 25 October 1935
Date of Digital 19 October 2003
Description HANNIBAL, MO - Ralph Budd, President of the CB & Q Railroad (2nd from left), is surrounded by the Tom Sawyer contestants at the Mark Twain Zephyr Dedication. Mr. Budd is in the process of giving the boys copies of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" which have been autographed by Nina Gabrilowitsch (granddaughter of Samuel Clemens, aka Mark Twain), former Vice President Charles G. Dawes, former Ambassador Frank B. Kellogg and Ralph Budd. The winner of the contest, Milton Duvall, Jr. of Clarksville, is 4th from the left.
Contributor Mark Twain Home & Museum (Hannibal, MO)
Publisher Hannibal Free Public Library (Hannibal, MO)
Subject Budd, Ralph, 1879-1962.
Subject Mark Twain Zephyr (railroad train)
Subject Mark Twain Zephyr Dedication.
Subject Hannibal (MO)
Subject Duvall, Milton, Jr.
Original Format Photograph, black and white, 10" by 8"
Digital Format jpg
Identifier Z7016