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Created by:
International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of the Eastern Star, American, founded 1950  Search this
Subject of:
International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of the Eastern Star, American, founded 1950  Search this
William Venoid Banks, American, 1903 - 1985  Search this
Signed by:
J. J. Davis  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
form letters
Place made:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950-1957
Description:
Form letter from the International F. & A.M. Masons. The letter is printed in black ink on International F. & A.M. Masons letterhead printed in blue. It is addressed [Dear Friend:] and begins [International Masons is making a special appeal to get the cooperation of ministers. With the cooperation of these ministers we can provide financial aid for you and job opportunities, for our people.] The letter encourages distributing enclosed leaflets [not included]. The letter is signed by J.J. Davis, Executive Secretary, and also lists William V. Banks, founder. The paper has two crease lines from being folded. The reverse is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Stokes/Washington Family
Object number:
2017.14.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5daa0f124-4ea2-4246-ade2-6e1265e1f1a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.14.6