A scandal in 1933 marred the Miss America pageant. Miss New York City retired and said several girls had never seen the states they represented. Here, Marion Bergeron, 16, Miss America 1933, of Connecticut, appears at a pageant in Atlantic City.
Marion Bolognesi lives and works in New York City where she splits here time between design and her personal passion for expressive, illustrative watercolor painting. She received a BFA with a focus in Illustration from Massachusetts College of Art & Design in Boston in 2003 and has exhibited her paintings and work around the globe.
Parks Department | City of Marion, Indiana
City of Marion - Where Main Street Meets the Mountains