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Providence Baptist Church (Harrisburg, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Providence Baptist Mission held its first Sunday service on October 4, 1964. Concord First Baptist Church sponsored the formation of the mission. By August 17, 1969 the mission had moved into a new church building. They petitioned Concord First Baptist Church for a formal constitution as a separate Baptist church. This was done on October 8, 1973.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences, 1969-1973; church bulletins, 1966-1973; directories, 1966-1971; newsletters, 1965-1973; newspaper clippings, 1968-1974; constitution, by-laws and covenant of faith; photographs; and records of Harrisburg (later Providence Baptist Mission out of Concord First Baptist Church) including council minutes, Sept. 10, 1964-Jan. 15, 1969 [broken series], and committee reports.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes, 1969-1973 (1969-1973)
  • Church Bulletins, 1966-1973 (1966-1973)
  • Directories, 1966-1971 (1966-1971)
  • Providence Beam, 1965-1973 (1965-1973)
  • Newspaper Clippings, 1968-1974 (1968-1974)

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Providence Baptist Church (Harrisburg, N.C.).
Providence Baptist Church (Harrisburg, N.C.) records
Date [inclusive]
3.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; negative
Microform [Reel]
Microform [Reel]
Microform [Reel]

Administrative Information

Publication Information
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Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
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Preferred Citation
Providence Baptist Church (Harrisburg, N.C.) records, CRMF374, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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