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Group photograph from the Newbery- Caldecott banquet at the 1959 ALA Annual Conference at the Sheraton Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Caption on the back reads: Newbery Caldecott Awards dinner of the Children's Services Division, Washington, D.C. ALA Conference, June 23, 1959
Elizabeth G. Speare, Newbery Medal winner for Witch at Blackbird Pond (Houghton)
Elizabeth Riley, Thomas Y. Crowell Co., Frederic G. Melcher donor of the Newbery and Caldecott medals.
Barbara Cooney, Caldecott medal winner for Chanticleer and the Fox (Crowell)
Mary Cosgrave, formerly Houghton Mifflin Co. (June 1, 1959 Pantheon Press)
Found in RS 18/1/57, Box 22, Newbery Medal-Winners, 1930-62, Folder 2