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Advertisement card for gospel singer Rev. Isaac C. Reddie

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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
This advertisement card is for Rev. Isaac C. Reddie, a gospel singer, who will be performing regularly at the Bethel Baptist Church in an unidentified city. The advertisement features a black-and-white photograph of Reddie dressing in a three-piece suit and looking off frame to the right. His portrait is surrounded by printed text advertising the time and frequency of his performances, the street address of the church, and the current church pastor, Rev. C. C. Scott. The text is surrounded by a printed border of lengths of cane. An inscription is written in graphite on the reverse.
Printed by
Unidentified
Subject of
Rev. Isaac C. Reddie
Date
1925
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 9 × 6 in. (22.9 × 15.2 cm)
Type
advertising cards
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Object number
2014.63.102.21
Topic
African American
Advertising
Gospel (Music)
Religion
Religious groups
Singers (Musicians)
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible