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Description (Scope and Content)
Manuscript of the Annual Report of the Chaplain, East River Station, handwritten by Rev. Archibald R. Mansfield on the Tuesday of Easter Week, 1897. Includes details about the activities at the East River Station at 34 Pike Street, operated by SCI from 1869-1906, including information about the Floating Church of Our Saviour; the Sailor's Home; the Colporteur's visitations to boarding houses; the Ladies' Hope Club; the Floating Church Termperance Society; the Men's Hope Club and the Saturday Night Entertainments for Seamen, held weekly; the Reading Room; the Sewing School; the Sunday School; and statistics for the year past.
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