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Membership Certificate

2006.44.639 (RS9657)

Description

A black and white certificate for the Salem Marine Society with a red seal framed in a black wood frame. The certificate has five maritime scenes.

Details

Maker
Hill, Samuel, ca. 1766-1803 (Engraver)
Northey, Abijah, Jr., 1774-1853 (Designer)
Entwistle, J Clifford (Signer)
Date
1921-01-27
Date on certificate
Inscriptions
"Salem No 605 / These are to Certify that Stephen W. Phillips / was by a Majority of Votes regularly admitted a / Member of the Salem Marine Society at a Meeting / held the 27th day of January. Given under my hand is the / Seal of the Society this 27 day of Jan. A.D. 1921 / J Clifford Entwistle Sec., / B. Trumbull, Master." (Printed text on front)
"Where virtue begins the unfortunate find relief" (impressed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Certificate, Membership
certificates
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 3/16 x 16 5/16 x 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.639
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
199317

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