Funeral program for John Wesley Williams

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
John Williams, 1884 - 1939
Vernon Chapel A.M.E Church, American
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (8.9 x 14 cm)
Type
programs
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
1939
Description
A memorial program for the funeral service of John Wesley Williams. The service was held at Vernon Chapel A.M.E. Church, and he was later interned at Crown Hill Cemetery. On the inside of the program, written vertically in the margin, is a list of names.
Topic
African American
Religious groups
United States--Social life and customs
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Families of Anita Williams Christopher and David Owen Williams
Object number
2011.60.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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