One b/w negative of outdoor crowd. Signage of building in background reads “Bethel / A.M.E. Church”. This is probably a groundbreaking ceremony as people have shovels.

Client name: Thornhill, Reverend

Original Baynard index card reads “Rev Thornhill / No 885 / Bethel AME Church / 2 8×10”

According to additional information provided by the community on 3/2011: The congregation is from Bethel A.M.E.