1913. Broadside (14.1 in, 35.9 cm).
Order Brith Abraham, open to men and women, was a fraternal organization founded in 1865, as sealed on document. The main objectives were to aid members in need, to offer medical aid, to bury deceased members, to support families of deceased members, and to assist members to become citizens of the U.S. It became the largest Jewish fraternal order in the world with over seventy-three thousand members as of 1913.
Encyclopedia com. Membership certificate titled with engraved American eagle vignette with green decorative border and red seal; top left with No.137420 in red and top right with, "Harmony, Wisdom, Justice." It certifies Mary Soroka as a member of the Order Brith Abraham on July 23, 1913. Grand Master and Grand Secretary names stamped at bottom. Evidence of folds, edge with limited short tears and minimal toning. Well-preserved, attractive, and clean certificate made out to a woman member of this relief organization. Very Good+. Item #1133