Marriage Certificate from the Temple of Man. Robert ALEXANDER.

Marriage Certificate from the Temple of Man.

Venice: Temple of Man, n.d.

Item #SKB-16627

Single sheet folded to make four pages with text printed on the inner pages only. Prints a substantive text that begins: "We are here together on this day, because you have asked me to sanctify your love into marriage in accordance with the traditions of our human society." There are spaces at the bottom for the names of the couple, beneath which Alexander has signed "Rev. Baza Alexander." The bottom corner bears a rubber stamp: "Robert Alexander, Minister / Temple of Man, Incorporated / 1439 Cabrillo Avenue / Venice, California 90291." Robert Alexander was a collage artist, printer, priest, and poet who founded the Temple of Man, a publishing outfit and hub for art, jazz, and poetry. Fine. Scarce ephemera.

Price: $250.00

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