Camp Fire Girls


By author: Luther Halsey Gulick
Number of pages: 100
Dimension: 5 x 8 Inches (US)
Original publication year: 1912
ISBN: 978-1-4290-9103-9
Rating:

Paperback
Availability: In stock.
Price:  $9.95 Qty: 
? Includes laws and rules for meetings and membership ? Unique picture of effort to provide recreational activities to American girls in the early 1900's ? Illustrated with wonderful photographs of Camp Fire Girls in action - repairing canoes, planting trees, beading ? Early snapshot of organization that celebrates its Centennial in 2010 ? There is a growing audience for scouting history books
The original manual of the Camp Fire Girls, an organization among whose founders were Dr. & Mrs. Luther Halsey Gulick, was published in 1912. The motto of the Camp Fire Girls, "WoHeLo," was also the name of the Gulick's summer camp on Lake Sebago, ME. It stood for "work, health, love." "The primary purpose of Camp Fire," said Dr. Gulick, "is to promote service to others, team work, and opportunities for a well rounded life."
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