Object Type: Folder
In Folder: African Americans
Rev. S. L. Davis, Mabel Thompson, and George Clark during a baptism in the Colorado River near the Montopolis Bridge.
Two men baptizing a woman in a lake or river on July 3, 1938. From verso: "Frightened: There's no denying the result of immersion from the vocal standpoint on this buxom woman. She's bound for the bank after her submersion."
A group of African Americans stand on the riverbank while out in the stream a preacher and his two assistants wearing white robes wait to perform the baptism ceremony, July 1938. The baptisms took place in the Colorado River in Austin, Texas.