[Funeral Program for Alberta Ruffin, May 3, 1977) Metadata

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  • Main Title [Funeral Program for Alberta Ruffin, May 3, 1977)
  • Added Title Funeral Service for Miss Alberta Ruffin


  • Creation: 1977-05-03


  • English


  • Content Description: Funeral program for Miss Alberta Ruffin, born November 4, 1904. The funeral was held Tuesday, May 3, 1977 at Greater Corinth Baptist Church, officiated by Reverend B. Tyree Alexander. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Beacon Light Masonic Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Physical Description: 1 pamphlet : ill. ; 22 x 28 cm., folded to 22 x 14 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs - Funerals
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • Keyword: programs
  • Keyword: memorials
  • Keyword: memorial services
  • Named Person: Ruffin, Alberta
  • Keyword: Beacon Light Masonic Cemetery

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: 1904-11-04
  • End Date: 1977-05-03
  • Time Period: new-sou


  • Name: Texas Cultures Online
    Code: TCO
  • Name: African American Funeral Programs of San Antonio
    Code: AAFP


  • Name: San Antonio Public Library
    Code: SAPL

Resource Type

  • Pamphlet


  • Text


  • Accession or Local Control No: SAPL_27-0133
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth226812