A negro baptism on the banks of the Mississippi River at New Orleans, La.


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Other Identifiers:
MSS1218_B073_I569 and dams:168517
Institution:
Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 73
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu
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Creator:
Mason, C. B.
Date Created:
October 8, 1923
Format:
Still image
Genre:
postcards
Extent / Dimensions:
03.79 x 05.82 inches
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Description / Abstract:
Recto: A negro baptism on the banks of the Mississippi River at New Orleans, La., 11539; Verso: No. 106, Pub. by C.B. Mason, New Orleans, La., This space for writing, A negro baptism on the banks of the Mississippi River at New Orleans, La. The negroes of the South are great hands for display, and the public ceremonies or baptism attract many converts. This picture was taken in the lower part of the city. The house on the right built like an Ocean Steamer is the home of the Only Lady Pilot, New Orleans, La., Oct. 8, Mon., Dear Folks: We have enjoyed our trip through Louisiana & Mississippi very much indeed. Also the tour of this city which we made today. The old historic South is new to us and we find it very picturesque and fascinating. We will be here on the New Monteleone Hotel over night & leave for S.D. tomorrow. How did Henry ... on the way home? Much love to all, from John & Eva, 2 New Orleans, La., Oct. 8, 12 PM, 1923, Manufacturs MET liters, Everett, Mass., Printed in U.S.A., Post Card, U.S. postage, 1 cent 1, This side for the address, Miss Ellen Gould, Ypsilanti, Michigan, R #2
Subjects / Keywords
Subject - Topics:
Baptism. and African Americans.
Subject - Geographic Locations:
New Orleans (La.) and Mississippi River.
Keywords:
Religion, baptsim
About This Item

This item is provided at low resolution only. Downloads are not permitted for this material.

Creator:
Mason, C. B.
Date Created:
October 8, 1923
Format:
Still image
Genre:
postcards
Extent / Dimensions:
03.79 x 05.82 inches
Note:
This collection may include historical materials that are offensive or harmful. Historical records are evidence of the time in which they were created and often contain language and images that are racist, homophobic, sexist, ableist, or otherwise derogatory and insensitive. This content does not reflect the values of Emory Libraries. If you are concerned about content in this collection, please complete our take down form and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible.
Description / Abstract:
Recto: A negro baptism on the banks of the Mississippi River at New Orleans, La., 11539; Verso: No. 106, Pub. by C.B. Mason, New Orleans, La., This space for writing, A negro baptism on the banks of the Mississippi River at New Orleans, La. The negroes of the South are great hands for display, and the public ceremonies or baptism attract many converts. This picture was taken in the lower part of the city. The house on the right built like an Ocean Steamer is the home of the Only Lady Pilot, New Orleans, La., Oct. 8, Mon., Dear Folks: We have enjoyed our trip through Louisiana & Mississippi very much indeed. Also the tour of this city which we made today. The old historic South is new to us and we find it very picturesque and fascinating. We will be here on the New Monteleone Hotel over night & leave for S.D. tomorrow. How did Henry ... on the way home? Much love to all, from John & Eva, 2 New Orleans, La., Oct. 8, 12 PM, 1923, Manufacturs MET liters, Everett, Mass., Printed in U.S.A., Post Card, U.S. postage, 1 cent 1, This side for the address, Miss Ellen Gould, Ypsilanti, Michigan, R #2
Subjects / Keywords
Subject - Topics:
Baptism. and African Americans.
Subject - Geographic Locations:
New Orleans (La.) and Mississippi River.
Keywords:
Religion, baptsim
Find This Item
Other Identifiers:
MSS1218_B073_I569 and dams:168517
Institution:
Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 73
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu