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Title Certificate of Marriage collage for Healy and Krohn, 1893
Object Name Picture, History
Scope & Content Laminated colorful copy 17 1/2 x 21" of the certificate of marriage, Mr. Erem J. Healy of Delaware, Ohio and Miss Estelle Krohn of Galena, Ohio, united in marriage on the 26th of October, 1893, with Rev. Absalom Snider officiating. The document has a poem, a Bo Durtha portrait of the happy couple and a festive floral theme with an bemused cupid depicted. The lower left corner shows that this special document was published by B. D. Hayes & Company of Warren, O. In the lower right corner it has the name of The Werner Company, Akron, O.

There comes a day
When love, that lies asleep,
The fairest island in the mighty deep,
Wakes on our sight;
There do we stay awhile;
but soon again
We trim our sails to seek the open main;
And now, whatever winds and waves betide,
Two friendly ships are sailing side by side.
Catalog Number FIC2014.3.976