Receipt for ten dollars from Lucille Brown

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Created by
Poro College, American, 1918 - 1950s
Written by
Malone, Annie, American, 1869 - 1957
Subject of
Kennedy, Ida Miller, American
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 7/16 x 7 1/8 in. (8.7 x 18.1 cm)
Type
receipts
Place used
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date
February 28, 1919
Description
Receipt for ten dollars from Lucille Brown, signed by Annie Malone for a diploma for Ida Miller Kennedy. In the upper right corner is the number "51" printed in blue. In the upper left corner is a blank for the amount listed, which is filled in with ink "$10/00." The receipt reads "2-28-1919/ Received from Mrs. Lucile Brown/ Ten Dollars./ For Diploma for Mrs. Ida Miller C. Kennedy/ Annie M. Malone,/ (illegible)." Stamped across the lower left quadrant diagonally are the words "Department (illegible)."
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)
Beauty schools
Business
Cosmetics
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.170.17
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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