Baptised


Frontispiece from an unknown book with newspaper clipping attached with a pin.
Clipping is dated 1906 with the caption "REV. DR. TOWNLEY."
Frontispiece is captioned "PASTOR FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GOUVERNEUR, NY" with Townley's printed signature.

Written underneath:
"Baptised Me March 17
1862 in First Baptist Church
Peekskill New York"
Written on back:
Pastor of the first Baptist Church
Peekskill NY 1860-65.
Baptised me March 17, 1864.
Found in "The Holy Bible, Containing the New and Old Testaments" published by George Eyre and William Spottiswoode, London, 1869.

1 comment:

mario said...

this was a cool one!

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