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Mountain View Baptist Church (King, N.C.)

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Biographical and Historical Note

After two preliminary meetings the church met February 26, 1911 at 3:00 pm and was constituted by a presbytery consisting of W.H. Wilson, J.A. Joyce, and W.R. Moser. There were 19 charter members. J.A. Joyce was elected as the first minister of Mountain View.

Collection Overview

Reel 1: Church Minute Book, volume 1, 1911-1935: minutes from church conferences from January 21, 1911 - March 2, 1935 including male and female membership rolls, and treasurer's accounts. Church Minute Book, volume 2, 1935-1944: minutes of church conferences from April 6, 1935 - July 16, 1944 including membership rolls, lists of church officers, and treasurer's accounts. Church Minute Book, volume 3, 1944-1953: minutes of church conferences from July 21, 1944 - October 11, 1953 including membership rolls, lists of church officers, and treasurer's accounts. Church Minute Book, volume 4, 1953-1965: minutes of church conferences from October 26, 1953 - September 26, 1965 including membership rolls, and lists of church officers. Articles of Faith and Church Covenant, 1971. Histories, 1961, 1975. Membership Records, 1964-1975. Newspaper clippings, 1960, 1965-1974. Reel 2: Church Minute Book, volume 5, 1965-1977: minutes of church conferences from October 24, 1965 - December 18, 1977 including church budgets, lists of church officers and teachers, and treasurer's reports. Church Bulletins, 1973-1977: weekly bulletins from August 5, 1973 - December 25, 1977. Membership Records, 1978.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1911-1977)
    • Church Minute Book, volume 1, 1911-1935 (1911-1935) Reel 1 Item 1
    • Church Minute Book, volume 2, 1935-1944 (1935-1944) Reel 1 Item 2
    • Church Minute Book, volume 3, 1944-1953 (1944-1953) Reel 1 Item 3
    • Church Minute Book, volume 4, 1953-1965 (1953-1965) Reel 1 Item 4
    • Church Minute Book, volume 5, 1965-1977 (1965-1977) Reel 2 Item 1
  • Church Records (1911-1978)
    • Articles of Faith and Church Covenant, 1971 (1971) Reel 1 Item 5
    • Histories, 1961, 1975 (1911-1975) Reel 1 Item 6
    • Membership Records, 1964-1975 (1964-1975) Reel 1 Item 7
    • Newspaper Clippings, 1960, 1965-1974 (1960-1974) Reel 1 Item 8
    • Church Bulletins, 1973-1977 (1973-1977) Reel 2 Item 2
    • Membership Records, 1978 (1978) Reel 2 Item 3

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Mountain View Baptist Church (King, N.C.).
Title
Mountain View Baptist Church (King, N.C.)
ID
CRMF380
Date [inclusive]
1911-1978
Extent
2.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]
2
Microform [Reel]
1

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives July 2011
Conditions Governing Use note
Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 
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preferred citation
Mountain View Baptist Church (King, N.C.), CRMF380, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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