Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Certificate of Membership, Church Debt Society of the Church of Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, N.J., 1881.
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Catalog Number 2007.047.0003
Collection Hoboken Churches & Religion Collection
Credit Gift of Frank Ballogh
Scope & Content Certificate of Membership, Church Debt Society of the Church of Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, N.J., 1881. Printed leaf, 3" wide x 4-5/8" high. Two examples with different images on each.

The certificate was for a monthly contribution of ten cents or larger. The holder of the ticket was a member for one month Also, if the certificate was used it was to be stamped with the seal of the church; both are blind stamped. See 2007.047.0002 and .0004 for differing examples from 1880 and 1882.

Society organized at the request of Bishop Corrigan who is also listed at the bottom: P. Corrigan, Pastor, 170 Willow St., Hoboken.

The varying front image suggests these cards were created as a set and likely as twelve in the set.
People Corrigan, Father P.
Date 1881-1881
Year Range from 1881
Year Range to 1881
Search Terms Our Lady of Grace Church
170 Willow Ave. (old number)
Caption image on cards
Imagefile 061\20070470003.TIF
Classification Church
Religion
Financial