A Grim Service Rendered During Trying Times / Providential Mutual

A Grim Service Rendered During Trying Times / Providential Mutual

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REF.DP.1454
brochure : 23 cm.
Provident Mutual
New York City
Promotional brochure for Providential Mutial- provides sample of a late 1700's era baptism and burial record list. "The 'MORTALITY' list of Christ Church and St. Peter's, 1793. A compilation of BAPTISMS and BURIALS in the Philadelphia area, published during an outbreak of yellow fever. The gravity of the epidemic can be seen in the figures headed 'BURIALS INCREASED'. Reprinted by Provident Mutual to bring you an interesting, richly human look at the past." - publisher's description