Following an informal gathering over coffee and rolls, President Erdmann Schmocker called the business meeting to order at 10:00 a.m. Mr. Franz J. Portmann, the Honorary Swiss Consul for Philadelphia, greeted the forty-some members and guests present and invited them to a wine and cheese reception at the Pentimenti Gallery following the afternoon program. Ms. Hannah Widrig, Cultural Attachee at the Embassy of Switzerland in Washington, DC, was introduced. President Schmocker thanked Mr. and Mrs. Portmann for their help with the meeting arrangements.
Schmocker, Erdmann; Jessner, Sabine; Butz, Nicole; Moser, Fred; Thurston, Ernest; Schelbert, Leo; and Tritt, Donald
"Agenda and Reports,"
Swiss American Historical Society Review: Vol. 35
, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/sahs_review/vol35/iss4/3