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Catalog Number 2004.52.12
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Title Certificate for the membership of the Guelph Christian Temperance Club Band of Hope.
Date 02/24/1884
Year Range from 1884
Year Range to 1884
Description Membership Certificate issued by Guelph Christian Temperance Club to George Feek on February 24th, 1884. Rectangular buff coloured paper certificate with two borders - a pink line and a pink and green decorative square border inside the line. The background is green and beige with "Certificate of Membership" written across the top with a picture of the holy Bible with a crown surrounded by the words "The Word is Truth". In the middle is the George Feek's name certifying that he is a member of the Guelph Christian Temperance Club. At the bottom is a pledge and each corner has a saying from the Bible. It is signed by J. Ryan, Secretary or Superintendent. Printed under date and signature is the Pledge which states that the member promises to abstain from the use of "all intoxicating liquors,... and from the use of tobacco in every form, and from all profanity."
People Feek, George
Ryan, J.
Search Terms Guelph Christian Temperance Club
Subjects ORGANIZATIONS
RELIGION
Dimensions 24.8 x 18.4 cm. - L x W