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Stanley First Baptist Church (Stanley, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Church founded in 1853. Formerly named Bruington Memorial.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences from October 31, 1853 to October 3, 1874, including rules of decorum, 1854; and membership lists of male, female, and African American members, 1864, 1869, 1871, and undated. The minutes are fragmentary and missing in several places.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1853-1874)
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 1, 1853-1874 (1853-1874)

Summary Information

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

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
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Preferred Citation
Stanley First Baptist Church (Stanley, N.C.) records, CRMF647, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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