Lee Park Baptist Church (Monroe, N.C.) records CRMF1035 Finding aid prepared by Audra Eagle Yun Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
PO Box 7777 Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27109 336 758-5755
March 2011
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Lee Park Baptist Church (Monroe, N.C.) records CRMF1035 Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 4.0 microfilm reel(s) 35 mm; positive 1953-1999 Lee Park Baptist Church (Monroe, N.C.). Use Restrictions

Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety.

Source of Acquisition

Received on loan for microfilming and return to the church from Hazeline Davis, Monroe, North Carolina, April 1, 1999.

Historical Note

Lee Park Baptist Church was constituted on April 7, 1925 as Oak View Baptist Church. In 1954 it became Lee Park Baptist Church. The church became a member of the Union Baptist Association in 1925.

Scope and Contents

Manuscripts and printed materials in 7 volumes (24 folders, 7 items). Records consist of minutes of church conferences from July 19, 1953 through February 28, 1999 [broken series]; association letters, bulletins, budgets, calendars, constitution and covenant, correspondence regarding memorials and ministers, photographic directories, financial reports, membership records, newsletters, and newspaper clippings. Reel 1 includes church minutes from 1953-1976; Reel 2 includes church minutes from 1976-1999 and church records from 1957-1998; Reel 3 includes church records from 1983-1999 and membership records through 1999; Reel 4 includes membership records from 1940-1999.

Preferred Citation

Lee Park Baptist Church (Monroe, N.C.) records, CRMF1035, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA.

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Lee Park Baptist Church (Monroe, N.C.). Union Baptist Association (N.C.). Baptists--North Carolina--Union County--History--Sources Church records and registers--North Carolina--Monroe Church records and registers--North Carolina--Union County Union County (N.C.)--Church history--Sources Church Minutes Minute book, volume 1, 1953-1960 [broken series] Minute book, volume 2, 1960-1966 Minute book, volume 3, 1966-1976 Minute book, volume 4, 1976-1982 Minute book, volume 5, 1982-1994 Minute book, volume 6, 1994-1999 Church Records Association letters, 1957-1998 [broken series] Bulletins, 1983-1999 [broken series] Budgets, 1956-1999 [broken series] Calendars, July 1998 - March 1999 Church officers, 1977-1999 [broken series] Constitution and covenant, 1985 Correspondence (memorials and ministers), 1989-1996 Directories, 1981 and 1985 Financial reports, 1983-1998 [broken series] Membership Records Membership records book, volume 1 Membership rolls, 1980-1999 Requests for church letters, 1972-1998 Letters of recommendation, 1940-1998 [broken series] Newsletters, 1979-1999 [broken series] Newspaper clippings, 1978-1984