THE LATE 1950s

TOP - Bunny, Fox, Maggie,Snooks, Tick, Frostie, Missy, Upty, Kickie, Twinkles, Cookie, Petie, Vip, Pogo
3rd  - Tex, Hamp, Chico, Sami, Sudsy, Rusti, Kip, Ziff, Beil, Mart, Shay, Skeets, Jan, Sparky, Geekie
2nd - Jodi, Trix, Limpy, Perk, April, DJ, Skip, Dixie, Splash, Timbi, Cassie, Huey, Apples
1st  - Pati, Paps, Paulette, Cheri, Truesie, Twiggy, Lari, Buzz, Bugsy, Mouse, Rene
(Thank you, Nancy Showalter Clark for labeling you shots!)

The staff of Camp Onanda included directors, business people, caretakers, nurses, maintenance crews, cooks, kitchen helpers and, of course, counselors.  Each link of the staff was vital.  Each link made a positive and lasting impact upon Onanda.  

STANDING (left to right) -  Spaz (Anna Bradley), Carol Phelps, Millie Burd, Marie Frederick
SEATED (left to right) - Arnold Smeenk, Kevin Bradley, John Sargent, ?

                     1922 - Our earliest known photo of Onanda staff

TOP - Corky, Truesie, Jan, JO, Cassie, Misty, Bugsy, Sadie, Pixie, Cranie, Zooey, Sage, Twinkles, Mart, Frostie, Su-Su
3rd  - Putt, Tex, Cap, Snooks, Chico, Sami, Dee, Squeak, Woody, Rabbit, Shay, Paps, Bunny, Chip
2nd - Kit, Trix, Apples, Perk, DJ, Skip, Dixie, April, Mouse, Vip, Peanuts, Bennie
1st  - Knitty, Lynne, Hilly, Pepper, Twiggy, Lari, Paulette, Spaz, Rene, Wammie


  • May the Good Lord Bless and Keep You3:26



THANKS to Marian Hagen's son Paul we now have staff/camper shots from 1948 and 1949.




Must mention again that our 1950s staff, JC and camper photos were provided by Judy (Foxluger) Naccarella, Foxie.

Left to Right
TOP - Sparks, Rox, Salty, Kinish, Lorie, Missy, Pogo, L.D., Shew, Timbi, Dutch, Trix, Sam, Apples, Molly, Perk, Cookie, Twinkles
3rd  - Porky, Tick, Peanuts, Skiddes, Betz, Dee, Maggie, Shay, Tristy, Kicki, Andi, Newtz, Muff, Mart
2nd - Paji, Limpy, Splash, D.J., Skip, Dixie, April, Genny, Kari, Chip
1st  - Cranie, Mouse, Sharpie, C.C., Cheri, Truesie, Rusty, Upty, Pietie
Thank you Kammy!  Not only did you have 1966, you had '67 and '68 with names as well!  Outstanding Camper/Counselor Award to you!