|Title||Certificate of Membership, Church Debt Society of the Church of Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, N.J., 1881.|
|Object Name||Certificate, Membership|
|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.
Corrigan, Father P.
|Year Range from||1881|
|Year Range to||1881|
Our Lady of Grace Church
170 Willow Ave. (old number)
|Caption||image on cards|