Membership certificate

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1928

GUSN

GUSN-180094

Description

Framed membership certificate for the Massachusetts National Guard. Black calligraphy text above and below a black ink drawing of a horsedrawn artillery regiment. A red wax seal is in the bottom left corner and a dark blue, light blue and red striped ribbon is framed in the upper right corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

certificates
paper (fiber product)
ink
wax
Certificate, Membership

Inscription

"Battery 'A' / 101st Regiment Field Artillery / Massachusetts National Guard / This certifies that on January 12, 1928 / Stephen Phillips has / Voluntarily enlisted in the service of the United / States and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts / and become and active member of / Batter 'A' 101st Regiment Field Artillery M.N.G. / Robert Ward / 1st Sergeant / Theodore L Storer / Captain" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P454

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

14 11/16 x 11 12/16 x 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.877