Ticket for Prospect Junior High School graduation

Photograph by
Unidentified
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Date
June 27, 1960
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 7/16 × 5 1/2 in. (8.7 × 14 cm)
Description
A Prospect Junior High School graduation admissions ticket. The ticket is made of off-white colored paper with type printed in black ink. The type reads: [The Graduation Class / of / June, Nineteen Hundred and Sixty / Prospect Jr. High School / Requests The Honor Of Your Presence / At Its / Graduation Exercises / Monday Morning, June the Twenty-Seventh / At The R.K.O. Franklin Theater / At Nine O'Clock / Please Present This Card For Admission / 161st Street And Prospect Avenue]. The back of the admissions ticket has a handwritten inscription that say [Parents Association / 2].
Place depicted
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Type
admission tickets
Topic
Education
Social life and customs
Youth
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.134
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b4d6830f-256c-404a-9083-0ebfd762d0a9
2 image(s)