St. Titus Senior Citizens Birthday Social

Abstract/Description: Birthday socials were held monthly between 1965 and 1970 at St. Titus Episcopal Church. The Church, on 400 Moline Street, was founded in 1887. Pauli Murray's aunts, Mrs. Pauline Fitzgerald Dame and Miss Sarah A. Fitzgerald, who were members of the primarily white St. Phillips congregation, were among the prime movers to establish the St. Titus Mission for the people of the Hayti area. Seated, left to right, are Mrs. Parham, Mrs. Effie Cotton, Mamie Weaver, unidentified, unidentified, Mrs. Middie Edmundson, unidentified, unidentified, Mrs. Gertrude Winslow (at the head of the table), unidentified, and Mrs. Henson. Standing, left to right, are, Mrs. Julia Harris, Ada Leach, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, Mrs. Ada Williams, Mrs. Flonnie Goodloe, Mary Bessie Bynum Doby, and unidentified.
Subject(s): Durham County (N.C.)
African Americans--North Carolina--Durham
Date Created: 1960s