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Richard R. Wright (Richard Robert), b. 1878
Centennial Encyclopaedia of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Containing Principally the Biographies of the Men and Women, both Ministers and Laymen, Whose Labors During a Hundred Years, Helped Make the A. M. E. Church What It Is; Also Short Historical Sketches of Annual Conferences, Educational Institutions, General Departments, Missionary Societies of the A. M. E. Church, and General Information about African Methodism and the Christian Church in General; Being a Literary Contribution to the Celebration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Formation of the African Methodist Episcopal Church Denomination by Richard Allen and others, at Philadelphia, Penna., in 1816.
Philadelphia: [Book Concern of the A.M.E. Church], 1916.

ALLEN ALTAR GUILD OF "MOTHER" BETHEL A. M. E. CHURCH, PHILADELPHIA, PA. First Row, left to right—Mrs. Mary Hardy, Mrs. Helena Webb (vice president), Mrs. Carrie Fisher (president), Mrs. Florence Blackledge. Second Row, standing—Miss Emma Monrow, Miss Estella Harrod, Mrs. Amelia Harper, Miss Julia E. Stanford (secretary). Organized in 1907 by Dr. M. W. Thornton.

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  • Group portraits.
  • African American women Methodists--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • Hardy, Mary.
  • Webb, Helena.
  • Fisher, Carrie.
  • Blackledge, Florence.
  • Stanford, Julia E.