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Interdenominational Theological Center Photographs collection


A group portrait of women on stairs outside a building, including Dr. Harry V. Richardson. Written on recto: School of Missions of the Woman's Society of Christian Service and Wesleyan Service Guild of the Georgia Conference, July 22, 1955. Written on verso: Ladies took over the campus during the meeting of the Society of Christian Service and Wesleyan Service Guild of the Georgia Conference, The Methodist Church, at Gammon, July 17-22, 1955. President Harry V. Richardson and Misses and Martha and Jacquelyn Canafax were taken with the group. Martha and Jacquelyn are the daughters of Reverend and Mrs. Jackson Canafax of Springfield, MO. Reverend Canafax is a junior in the Seminary. Miss Susie Cunningham is President of the Woman's Society of Christian Service of the Georgia Conference.

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black-and-white photographs


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The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the National Endowment for Humanities - Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Implementation Project Grant in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of its major archival collections as part of the project: Spreading the Word: Expanding Access to African American Religious Archival Collections at the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library.


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African Americans--Religion, Interdenominational Theological Center (Atlanta, Ga.), Gammon Theological Seminary, Portraits, Group, Women--Religious life



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