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American Baptist Missionary Union membership certificate, 1851

GC002.02.285 (RS130286)

Description

A certificate to Mr. Benjamin H. Rhoades making him a life member of the American Baptist Missionary Union on May 6, 1851. Across the bottom in small type it says, "The holder of this will receive the engraved Certificate, on application at the Missionary Rooms."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1851-05-06
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1941-07-21
Physical Description
1 certificate
Dimensions
7.5x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ella Newton Rhoades, 1941
GUSN
250582
Reference Code
GC002.02.285

Record details

Originator
American Baptist Missionary Union (Issuing body)
Other People
Rhoades, Benjamin Hurd
Other Organizations
Brookline Baptist Church
Descriptive Terms
members
missionaries
religious (people)
societies
Material Type
certificates
Places
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 281-290
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