Testimonial Banquet Honoring Sister Magdalene Sample for More than Fifty Years of Service

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Created by
Second Baptist Church, American, founded 1887
Subject of
Sample, Magdalene, American, 1879 - 1975
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9 1/16 × 6 × 1/16 in. (23 × 15.2 × 0.2 cm)
Type
souvenir programs
Place used
Long Branch, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date
1974
Description
Souvenir program from the testimonial banquet in honor of Sister Magdalene Sample, Treasurer of Second Baptist Church. The pink cover has a picture of the honoree in the center. Below this is black printed text which reads [SPONSORED BY / SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH / LONG BRANCH, NEW JERSEY / SUNDAY, MAY 26, 1974 / 5:00 P.M. / AT WEST END MANOR, WEST END NEW JERSEY / REV. C. P. WILLIAMS / Pastor]. There are advertisements, committee member lists, a program schedule, and a brief biography inside. The program is fastened with two (2) staples. The back cover is blank.
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Communities
Religion
Religious groups
United States--Social life and customs
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.40.31
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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