1959 Charter

Exhibitions and key events from the late 1950s.


January ’59 65 members ($3/yr dues). “Charter” members met weekly for informal meetings. Bylaws adopted late fall ’59. Hanging committee could choose art themselves, with or without the aid of juries. Membership list from July 30, 1959 included 82 members. — from notes on KVAA history by Sharon Reishus, 1996

Charter Members in 1959:

Mrs. Stanley Allen, Gardiner
Miss Madge Ames, Augusta
Dr. Ashley Alta, Hallowell
Mrs. Edith Bonenfant, Augusta
Mrs. Brooks Brown (Marylou), Augusta
Mrs. Carol Burke, Augusta
Rachel Cake, Hallowell
Mrs. Lucile Cheney, Augusta
Dr. Albert Crawford, Togus
Mrs. Alice Darlington, Augusta
Robert Demers, Augusta
Joan Doucette, Augusta
Miss Helen Dunn, Augusta
Miss Christine Ellis, Augusta
Mrs. Salem Fine (Blanche), Augusta
Mrs. John Fleming (Alice), Augusta
Mrs. Regina Fuller, South China
Henry J. Gardner, Augusta
Mary P. Goodrich, Augusta
Mrs. Dorothy Gray, Hallowell
Cyr Herbert, Hallowell
Mrs. George Henry (Jacqueline), Randolph
Mrs. Robert Horner (Jackie), Augusta
Bertrand Hoyle, Gardiner
Gary Hoyle, Gardiner
Richard Hurtibise, Augusta
Mrs. Jan Kok (Evelyn), Gardiner
Audrey Kurman, Augusta
Mrs. Raymond Lammers, Augusta
Jane Lemieux, Gardiner
Jon & Sylvia Lund, Augusta
Miss Doris McAllister, Augusta
Stanley McCurdy, Farmingdale
Mrs. Peggy McDougal, Hallowell
Mrs. Olive Metcalf, Coopers Mills
Mrs. Hilda Morang, Gardiner
Mrs Rheta Morgan, Augusta
Mrs. Adele Nichols, Hallowell
Mrs. Marjorie Oatway, Vassalboro
Mrs. Norman Payson (Jeanne), Augusta
Mrs. Thomas Powers, Presque Isle
Mary, Fred & Evelyn Preble, Augusta
Mrs. Anne Reardon, Augusta
Errol Reed, Augusta
Mrs. Robert Riedel, Litchfield
Allan Roach, Augusta
Normand St. Pierre
Mrs. Elizabeth Sellar, Augusta
Mrs. Queenie Small, Gardiner
Mrs. Alice Sparrow, Gardiner
Ruth Young Stinchfield, Hallowell
Betty Story, Augusta
Mrs. Richard Tardiff (Antoinette), Augusta
Irene Tetreault, Augusta
Mrs. Samuel Titcomb (Lura), Augusta
Mrs. Mable Thompson, Augusta
Phoebe Trask, Gardiner
Mrs. Quentin Unger (Olga), Gardiner
Mrs. Ralph Webber (Louise), Augusta
Mrs. Doris Weeks, Hallowell
Mr. Claude Wing, Augusta
Rev. Madeline Wing, Augusta