• Title Baptism
  • Caption In Englewood, Rev. Alex Crumble, left, and Rev. Otis Wooten, of Love of Christ Missionary Baptist Church, baptize Marneisha Toney, 9, at the Unity of Love Baptist Church. Marneisha and her family are members of the Love of Christ congregation, but their church does not have its own baptistery, so nearby Unity of Love shares its facilities.
  • Photographer Bzdak, Zbigniew
  • Date January 2, 2000
  • Iso Date 2000-01-02
  • Project Location Englewood (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Project Number 107
  • Project Title Religious Life
  • Original Sleeve Title Love of Christ
  • Sleeve Caption A yearlong project to document religious life in Chicago, including storefront churches on the south side, Polka mass, Our Lady of the New Millennium Statue." This was the beginning of the religion project and was quickly broken into many different assignments throughout the year." Images include:" A. Our Lady of the New Millennium - 2000, movable statue in the parking lots of several churches " B. The Rev. Solomon Sims Sr. holds services at Blooming Rose Deliverance Church, 6730 S. Halsted in Hamilton Park " C. Love of Christ Missionary Baptist Church, showing the choir and church members, at 6748 South Halsted in Englewood " D. Polka mass at International Polka Association, 4145 South Kedzie in Brighton Park
  • Type Image
  • Form Photographs
  • Medium Color
  • Film Size 120
  • Sponsorship Funded through the support of the Comer Foundation.
  • Host University of Illinois at Chicago. Library.
  • Collection Comer Archive of Chicago in the Year 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Repository University of Illinois at Chicago. Library. Special Collections and University Archives.
  • Citation Cite as [Creator]. [Title], [Identifier]. Comer Archive of Chicago in the Year 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago).
  • Rights Contact photographer for use rights.
  • Staff Notes CITY 2000: images from the book
  • Local Identifier 38198100018926_26
  • Item Url http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/u?/uic_city,5952
  • Digital Collection Comer Archive of Chicago in the Year 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Rights Contact photographer for use rights.