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ANTONY DI GESU
EDWARD ALBEE: 1965 [Born 1928] Playwright: The Zoo Story, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
W.H. AUDEN: 1966 [1907-1973] Author, Poet, Playwright, Essayist
LEGLER BENBOUGH: [1909-1998] Mortuary Owner, Philanthropist
JACOB BRONOWSKI: 1973 [1908-1974] Intellectual/Scientist: The Ascent of Man
HELEN COPLEY: 1970s [Born 1923] Union-Tribune Publisher
NORMAN COUSINS: 1970s [1915-1990] Editor: Saturday Review Author: Anatomy of an Illness
LOWELL DAVIES: [1897-1983] Attorney, President, Old Globe Theater
BEA EVENSON: Civic activist: founder, Committee of One Hundred
REUBEN FLEET: 1970s [1887-1975] Founder Consolidated Aircraft Corp.
BUCKMINSTER FULLER: 1967 [1895-1983] Architect & Engineer, Designer of the Geodesic Dome
MORLEY H. GOLDEN: [1896-1980] Construction Company Owner
ERNEST HAHN: [1919-1992] Shopping Center Developer
ROSCOE E. "PAPPY" HAZARD: [1880-1975] Road Builder
CHRISTOPHER ISHERWOOD: 1960s [1904-1986] English Novelist, Poet: The Berlin Stories
PHILIP KLAUBER: [Born 1915] Engineer/Executive
M. LARRY LAWRENCE: [1926-1996] Hotel Del Coronado Owner, Ambassador
CARLETON LICHTY: [Born 1915] President, Hotel Del Coronado
MARGARET MEAD: 1960s [1901-1978] American Anthropologist: Coming of Age in Somoa
CRAIG NOEL: [Born 1915] Old Globe Theater Director
MAUREEN O'CONNOR: [Born 1946] San Diego Mayor, 1986-1992
ROGER REVELLE: [1909-1991] Oceanographer. "Father of UCSD"
GUSTAVO ROMERO: [Born 1965] Pianist
GEORGE WALKER SMITH: Pastor, Christ Presbyterian Church, President, Board of Education
Note: These photos have been cropped for display on the internet.
Our appreciation and thanks to Alice di Gesu for her hospitality and enthusiasm in making this exhibit possible and donating Antony di Gesu's photographs to the Historical Society.
Also thanks to Eva Phibbs, di Gesu's printer, of Photic for her help, enthusiasm and for printing the images.