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First Baptist Church (Mount Gilead, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Church was constituted on May 5, 1861 as Hamer Creek.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences from Hamer Creek Baptist Church, May 5, 1861 to November 1873; and from the reorganization of the church as Mount Gilead First Baptist Church, December 25, 1875 to September 1894 and from 1895 to 1971 [broken series], including a constitution, articles of faith, rules of decorum, and male, female, and black membership rolls.

Summary Information

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

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Publication Information
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Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
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Preferred Citation
First Baptist Church (Mount Gilead, N.C.) records, CRMF617, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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