UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
Home > Whistler 2003 > Journal

Whistler 2003 - Centenary Journal

return to list of journal entries

24th October 2003 - The Centenary Conference Reception

The Whistler Centenary Conference was invited on 4th September 2003 to a reception in the Banqueting Hall of Glasgow City Chambers, as the guest of the Lord Provost of Glasgow. Below are some pictures of that event.

 

Donald pipes us into the City Halls
Donald pipes us into the City Halls.

Lord Provost welcomes delegates
Lord Provost of Glasgow, Elizabeth Cameron, welcomes conference delegates to the reception.

Professor Thorp thanks the Lord Provost
Director of the Centre for Whistler Studies, Professor Nigel Thorp, thanks the Lord Provost for her welcome.

Michael Lalley presents the key to the city of Lowell to the Lord Provost
Michael Lally of the Whistler House, Lowell MA, presenting the key to the city of Lowell to the Lord Provost.


Conference organisers, speakers and delegates enjoying the reception in the beautifully decorated Banqueting Hall in the City Chambers:

Reception at the Banqueting Hall in the City Chambers

Delegates enjoying the reception

Delegates enjoying the reception

Delegates enjoying the reception