One b/w negative of church event at the Big Gospel Tent showing baptism ceremony in above ground pool inside tent. Two ministers are baptizing people. City directories, year 1967, show entries for Reverend Eric C. Ward as Pastor of the Thirty-First Street Seventh Day Adventist Church. City directories, year 1967, show address for Thirty-First Street Seventh Day Adventist Church at 414 31st Street.
Client name: Ward, Eric C., Reverend
Original Baynard index card (1 of 2) reads “Pastor Ward / 5271 / Sept 67 / Church Photo / 8×10 Gloss” Original Baynard index card (2 of 2) reads “no 5271 / Seventh Day Adventist / Adventist / Church / 414 S 31 St / Pastor EC Ward / Rev Elder / 8 x 10 Gloss / Sept 67 / Home Phone XXXXX / XX”
*According to additional information provided by the community on 3/2011: Elder E.C. Ward of the Thirty-First Street Seventh Day Adventist Church is on the right of the woman being baptized.