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Object/Catalog Number FIC10.202.11
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Collection Miscellaneous Certificates
Object Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Parent Object Number FIC10.202.1
Condition Fair
Number of images 1.0
Scope & Content Collection of miscellaneous certificates that are not state boards, diplomas or fraternity/society certificates.
Title The American Philosophical Society of Philadelphia certificate given to John H. McQuillen
Year Range from 1877.0
Year Range to 1877.0
Caption American Philosophical Socierty
Condition Notes Adhered to baord
Stains on bottom edge
Notes Wording on certificate:

"To all Persons to whom these Presents shall come / Greeting. / The American Philosophical Society held at Philadelphia for / promoting useful Knowledge, desirous of advancing the Interset of the SOciety by associating to themselves Men of distinguished / Eminence, and of conferring Marks of their Esteem upon Persons of literary Merit, have ELected / John H. McQuillen, M.D. of Philadelphia. / a Member of the said Philosophical Societyt, hereby granting unto him all the Rights of Fellowship, with all the / Liberties and Priveldges thereunto belonging. / In Testimony whereof the said Society have caused the Seal of their Coporation to be annexed / to this certificate, and the same to be attested by the Names of the proper Officers this second Day of / Febraury in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred & Seventy Seven."
Old ID number 14-16A