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Object Name Tin
Date 2009
Description Small white tin. Used as a party favor, tin contained mints in package indicating it was acquired from the Oriental Trading Company. Sticker on the top of the tin with printed inscription: "Gianna Marie / May 9, 2009." Sticker has color illustration of a cross and the Bible on a light blue background.
Acquisition Gift of Eleanora Galizia
Ownership and History This is part of a group of items associated with the First Holy Communion of Gianna Marie Galizia of Staten Island, presented to the Staten Island Historical Society by Gianna's grandmother. Gianna was born in 2001 at St. Vincent's Hospital, Staten Island. Her First Holy Communion took place at the Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Child in Eltingville, Staten Island on May 9, 2009. A celebration was held that same day at the Excelsior Grand on Hylan Boulevard.

Earliest Date 2009
Latest Date 2009
Subjects Communion
Celebrations
Lexicon Sub-category Merchandising T&E
Associated People Galizia, Gianna Marie
Catalog Number 10.003.0003
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2014.
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