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American Baptist Home Mission Society membership certificate, 1891

Item Information

Title:
American Baptist Home Mission Society membership certificate, 1891
Description:
This certificate shows that Mrs. Aurora D. Swaim contributed thirty dollars to the American Baptist Home Mission Society to become a life member. The top half features an engraving of a man with a Bible preaching to a group of Africans, Native Americans and more next to a large globe. The phrase, "Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and thou shalt be saved" is above the image.
Designer:
Hill, Benjamin M. (Benjamin Munro), 1793-1881
Engraver:
Jones, Alfred, 1819-1900
Date:
1891
Format:
Prints
Ephemera
Genre:
certificates
engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
members
societies
missionaries
religious (people)
American Baptist Home Mission Society
Swaim, Aurora D.
Places:
New YorkNew York
Extent:
1 certificate
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the Estate of Miss Elizabeth Swaim, 1942
Identifier:
250722
Call #:
GC002.02.309