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Bethlehem Baptist Church (Taylorsville, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Bethlehem Baptist Church was organized Dec. 9, 1871. This church has been a member of the Alexander Baptist Association since 1889.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences from the organization of the church, Dec. 9, 1871, to Apr. 15, 1998; deacon's minutes, 1949-1959; a printed constitution and by-laws; church bulletins, 1970-87 [broken series]; and church newsletters, 1970-87 [broken series].

Reel 1: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #1 Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 2: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #2-#7 Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 3: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #8-#10 (cont.) Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 4: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #10 (cont.) Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 5: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #11 Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 5: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC Records, 1871-1953, 1956-1973 Alexander County ALEXANDER Reel 6: Bethlehem (1871), Taylorsville, NC #15 (cont.)-#16 Alexander County ALEXANDER

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 1, 1871-1901
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 2, 1902-1925
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 3, 1925-1937
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 4, 1937-1949
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 5, 1949-1953
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 6, 1957-1972
    • Church Minutes, 1988-1992
    • Church Minutes, 1992-1993
    • Church Minutes, 1993-1994
    • Church Minutes, 1994-1995
    • Church Minutes, 1995-1996
    • Church Minutes, 1997-1998
  • Board Records
    • Deacon's Record Book, Vol. 1, 1949-1959
  • Church Records
    • Constitution and By-laws [printed]
    • Subject Files
      • Church Bulletins, 1975-1987 [broken series]
      • Church Newsletters, 1970-1987 [broken series]

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Bethlehem Baptist Church (Taylorsville, N.C.).
Title
Bethlehem Baptist Church (Taylorsville, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF476
Date [inclusive]
1871-1998
Extent
6.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]
5
Microform [Reel]
1
Microform [Reel]
6
Microform [Reel]
3
Microform [Reel]
2
Microform [Reel]
5
Microform [Reel]
4
Microform [Reel]
6

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Use Restrictions
Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Alexander Baptist Association.
  • Bethlehem Baptist Church (Taylorsville, N.C.).

Geographic Name(s)

  • Alexander County (N.C.)--Church history--Sources

Subject(s)

  • Baptists--North Carolina--Alexander County--History--Sources
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Alexander County
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Taylorsville

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