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Title "Three Floridians get hero awards"
The Florida Times Union page 2 columns 4-8 10/31/1953
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content "Three Floridians get hero awards"
The Florida Times Union page 2 columns 4-8 10/31/1953
Mary Holt Johnson (619 S. Fletcher Ave., Fernandina)
Miss Johnson, 19, a student, saved four persons from drowning in the surf at Fernandina Beach Aug., 18, 1951. (Saved Vera B. Leonard, 54, Nan K. Scoggins, and Mary Nancy Scoggins. Julian L. Head aided although needed rescue.) Received Carnegie Hero award.
Catalog Number 1994.059.002
Collection AIMH
Accession number 1994.059
Caption Florida Times-Union 10/31/1953
Number of images 1
People Johnson, Mary Holt
Boswell, Mary Holt Johnson
Scoggins, Mary Nancy
Scoggins, Nan K. (Mrs.)
Leonard, Vera B. (Mrs.)
Search Terms Carnegie Hero Commission
Subjects Rescues
Heroes
Classification Disasters