[Baptistry Painting for Selma, Alabama]


Photography of the baptistry painting done for a church in Selma, Alabama.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.

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Perry, Myrta Blanche 1947.


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Photography of the baptistry painting done for a church in Selma, Alabama.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.


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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Blanche Perry Collection

Born in 1890, Blanche Perry built a reputation as a painter of religious themes that included at least 222 church baptisteries. This collection includes records of names, addresses, correspondence, and other notes associated with the various painting projects Perry undertook.

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Perry, Myrta Blanche. [Baptistry Painting for Selma, Alabama], text, 1947; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth702714/: accessed February 2, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.

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