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

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Biographical and Historical Note

The First Baptist Church of Denton, North Carolina was established in 1891 as part of the Liberty Baptist Association.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences from August 30, 1891 to August 25, 1985 [broken series]; a church building record book, 1890; deacons' records, 1952-1986; membership records, 1916-19?; financial records, 1938-1940; Sunday School records, 1902-1938; and Woman's Missionary Society records, 1920-1949.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1891-1931) Reel 1
  • Church Building Records (1890) Reel 2
  • Board records (1916-1968) Reel 2
    • Deacon's Record Book (1952-1968)
    • Membership Records book (1916-1919)
    • Financial Records Book (1938-1940)
    • Sunday School Record Books (1902-1938) Reel 3 Reel 4
    • Women's Missionary Society Record Books (1920-1949) Reel 4
    • Deacon's Record Book Vol. 2 (1969-1978) Reel 5
    • Deacon's Record Book Vol.3 (1979-1986) Reel 5 Reel 6
  • Church Records (1937-1985) Reel 6
    • Vol. 2 (1937-1985)
    • Vol. 3 (1952-1985)

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
First Baptist Church (Denton, N.C.).
First Baptist Church (Denton, N.C.) records
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6.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
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Administrative Information

Publication Information
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Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
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Preferred Citation
First Baptist Church (Denton, N.C.) records, CRMF761, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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