Board of Directors, (standing left to right) W. Van Alan Clark Jr., R Wilson, Paul Peyton, S. Sydney Stone, Hays Clark, R. Manning Brown, G. Henderson (seated right to left) J.A. Ewald, W. Van Alan Clark, Wayne Hicklin, Fred Fusee
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Sykora, Annette (speaker), Manning, Archie, 1949- (speaker), Mulally, Alan R. (speaker)
Day 1 of 2009 NADA convention held in New Orleans. Includes entertainment provided by a jazz band and the Storyville Stompers brass band. Patriotic songs and National Anthem performed by the Cactus Cuties. Hosted by NADA Convention Chairman Jeff Carlson, Louisiana Lt. Gov Mitch Landreau opens with welcoming message. After an invocation by Ed Sykora, a NADA year in review video is shown, which focuses on NADA's response to the 2008 financial crisis. 2008 NADA Chairman Annette Sykora introduces the Executive Committee of NADA Board of Directors and speaks about the impact of and NADA's response to the financial crisis. Sykora's address is followed by Time Magazine Dealers of the Year award presentation and featured speaker, former professional football player Archie Manning.
Du Pont, William, 1855-1928 (correspondent), Keen, Harold Perot (correspondent)
Letter from Harold Perot Keen, treasurer of the Vacuum Refrigeration Company to William du Pont Sr. regarding payment of the company's bills. Letterhead notes William du Pont as the company's Vice President.