This is to certify that ... was duly elected a member of the above society on the ... day of ... 184-, and the pledge having been in due form administered to him he signed the same / Sinclair Lithr. Phila.
Print shows two men standing at a table on which is a pledge, one of them is offering a feather pen to another man who is standing with his wife and child.
155 U.S. Copyright Office.
Title from item.
Printed at bottom: A certificate of membership for temperance societies - published by James Porter.
Inscribed in ink on verso: No. 155. Deposited May 21 1841 by James Porter as Proper.