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125 many years back, 1896

Taken specifically from The Vindicator:

“J. P. Megown preferred as a single of a committee to recodify Constitution of Bricklayers’ Union. J. P. Megown, the effectively-regarded brick layer, has been picked out 1 of the five persons to construct and codify a new constitution of the Bricklayers and Masons of the United States and Canada.

“Today he received notification of the assortment from President Wm. Klein, of New York. Mr. Megown wrote that the situation was accepted with thanks. The 31st yearly convention of bricklayers and masons will be held in Worcester, Mass., the next week in January up coming, and a commission of five people to organize a new constitution and bylaws will satisfy the 7 days preceding the convention in the very same town. The position is just one of higher honor, and to believe that out of some 800 programs, it really should go to just one in Youngstown, not an applicant, is to conclude that Youngstown is the position to locate great gentlemen, all those of substantial honor, integrity, and outside of reproach.

“Mr. Megown has for some time been acting in the ability of distinctive deputy. He has been sent areas in which significant strife has existed, involving employer and employees, and in every single instance has arranged matters amicably, particularly for functioning adult males, and because of acknowledgment from President Klein, has hardly ever failed to be forthcoming. Mr. Megown is at existing corresponding secretary of the regional union B. & M., No. 8. The issue of the constitution will be a new arrangement, as for 31 yrs, during the complete everyday living of the business, its policies have remained intact. An entire new structure will now be created.”

40 years back, 1981

Carl Dennison, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the Butler Institute of American Artwork, introduced that Dr. Louis Zona had been appointed as its director, succeeding Joseph G. Butler III. This appointment marked the first time that the museum’s directorship was held by an individual outdoors the Butler household in its 62-12 months heritage. Dr. Zona, a native of New Castle, Pa., graduated from Youngstown State College in 1969 with a degree in artwork education and learning. He been given a master’s degree in art training from the College of Pittsburgh and a Ph.D. in Artwork Record and Museology from Carnegie Mellon College in 1973.

Dr. Zona taught for the Sharon City and New Castle school techniques while attending graduate college. In 1970, he began working as a professor of artwork and museology at YSU, chairing the section given that 1978. Joseph G. Butler III, grandson of the museum’s founder, Joseph G. Butler Jr., selected Dr. Zona to serve as the assistant to the listing in 1980. Butler labored comprehensive time at the museum until finally just two days ahead of his dying in June, 1981.

Throughout Zona’s tenure as the Chair of the Art Department, he introduced a museum scientific studies plan, the initially undergraduate class with a qualified museum internship supplied in the United States. The system became an integral section of the Butler’s educational mission and its graduates went on to work at museums throughout the nation. “I feel that the Butler Institute is a countrywide treasure and that American artists have built an enormous contribution to environment culture,” Dr. Zona famous. “This museum has to be a source of the finest pleasure to Youngstown individuals.”

• Compiled from the archives of The Vindicator by Traci Manning, MVHS curator of education.

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