TAFC.2009.129 ~ 43rd Annual Session, Grand Chapter O.E.S. in Ontario
Impromptu group portrait. A large group of people in seats, observing the proceedings of the Grand Chapter, turn and look over their shoulders to the camera.
Visible is the dais or stage, with men and women standing and seated. A series of chairs oriented on a large carpet around an altar. Officers & officiants stand and face the camera from the ritual area, which is roped off from the crowd.
Written into the neg/printed in is the description:
43rd Annual Session, Grand Chapter O.E.S.
In Ontario, Royal York Hotel, Sept 16-17-18, 1958
A warm toned gelatin silver print on heavy paper.