BROOKLYN HOME FOR AGED COLORED PEOPLE. CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION. 1095 ST. JOHN'S PLACE BROOKLYN, N.Y.

[Brooklyn? 1891]. Octavo sheet, folded to [4] pp. Very Good.

All twenty incorporators and managers were women. The organization, located in Brooklyn, intends "to provide, support and maintain a Christian, non-sectarian Home for aged colored men and women." In the early 1890's it housed about twenty people; a decade or so later there were 35 residents.
Not located on OCLC as of July 2015, or the online sites of NYPL, NYHS, Brooklyn Historical Society, Columbia U. Item #32276

Price: $350.00