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African American churches

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

16th Street Baptist Church collection

Identifier: AC-550
Scope and Contents This collection consists of six items related to the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama that range in date from 1927-1971. There is a form letter produced in 1927 (this copy is unused) to send to members whose contributions have been deemed delinquent. There are three programs for the annual celebration of the "Emancipation of Negroes of the United States held at Sixteenth Street Baptist Church" for the years 1946, 1952, and 1953. There is another form letter from Charles A....
Dates: 1927-1971

Boone Chapel Church Sunday School collection

Identifier: AC-759
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a daybook and nametags associated with the Boone Chapel Church Sunday School. The daybook is dated 1937-1938 and provides a record of sunday school meetings. The entries include information such as the date, the hymn numbers sung, the attendance in various Sunday School classes and who the teachers were, and the offering for the day. Also noted are the number of visitors and names of the the superintendent and secretary. Some pages list individual names and the...
Dates: 1937-1938

Grace Universalist Church collection

Identifier: AC-765
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a church bulletin from Grace Universalist Church's service on February 9, 1941, as well as manuscript sheet music, handwritten notes about the service, and a printed page from a service calendar. The sheet music is for "Jacob's Ladder" and "Lord, I Want to Be a Christian in My Heart." The bulletin explains that it was for an American friendship candelight service with a note explaining that "a portion of the offering will be added to a special offering of the...
Dates: 1941, undated

Reverend Ronda Horton interview transcripts

Identifier: AC-1104
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of transcripts of interviews done with the Reverend Ronda Horton, pastor of the Boone Mennonite Brethren Church in Boone, N.C. One interview was conducted by Dr. Winston Kinsey of Appalachian State University's Dept. of History in 1973. The others were conducted by Dr. Cheryl Claassen of Appalachian State University's Dept. of Anthropology in 1984.

Dates: 1973, 1984