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Primitive Baptist and Baptist churches photographs

Identifier: AC-485

Scope and Contents

This collection is of eight digitally-printed color 8"x10'" photographs of Primitive Baptist and Baptist churches. Names of two are clearly identified - Meadow Fork Primitive Baptist Church, established 1849, and Union Baptist Church, while research matched three others -Landmark Union Baptist, Liberty Baptist, and Union Primitive Baptist (established 1834) Churches, all in Alleghany County, North Carolina.


  • undated


All materials are in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Historical Note

Most of the churches pictured in these photographs are located in Alleghany County, North Carolina. Those identified are Meadow Fork Primitive Baptist Church, established in 1849; Landmark Union Baptist Church; Liberty Baptist Church; Union Baptist Church; and Union Primitive Baptist Church, established in 1834. Two churches remain unidentified.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)


The Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches Photographs collection consists of eight digitally-printed 8"x10" photographs of white Primitive Baptist and Baptist churches, two of which are still unidentified.


The photographs are arranged alphabetically by church name, if known.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance of this collection is unknown. The collection was accessioned in 2009 as AC.2009.025.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, August 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
AC.485: Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches Photographs, undated
Processed by Anita Elliott
August 1, 2013
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
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