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Macedonia Baptist Church (Nebo, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Macedonia Baptist Church was constituted Sept. 20, 1887 as Brackettown Baptist Church with 12 charter members. This church has been a member of the Green River (1887-1930) and Blue Ridge (1931-present) Baptist associations.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences from Dec. 5, 1908 to Sept. 7, 1997; a church diary, 1984-97; a treasurer's record book, 1959-66; newspaper clippings, 1980-96; Vacation Bible School records, 1958-61; and organization records from the Baptist Training Union, 1951; Adult Sunday School Class, 1967-72; and other Sunday School records, 1959-79.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1908-1997) Reel 2 Reel 1
    • Vol. 1 (1908-1910)
    • Vol. 2 (1910-1935)
    • Vol. 3 (1935-1953)
    • Vol. 4 (1953-1962)
    • Vol. 5 (1962-1973)
    • Vol. 6 (1973-1989)
    • Vol. 7 (1990-1997)
  • Church Records (1959-1997) Reel 3 Reel 2
    • Church Diary (1984-1997)
    • Treasurer's Record Book (1958-1966)
    • Newspaper Clippings (1980-1996)
    • Vacation Bible School Record Books (1958-1968)
  • Organization Records (1951-1979) Reel 3
    • Baptist Training Union Record Book (1951)
    • Adult Class Record Books (1967-1972)
    • Sunday School Records (1959-1979)

Summary Information

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

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
Macedonia Baptist Church (Nebo, N.C.) records, CRMF1024, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Blue Ridge Baptist Association (N.C. : 1929).
  • Green River Baptist Association.
  • Macedonia Baptist Church (Nebo, N.C.).

Geographic Name(s)

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


  • Baptists--North Carolina--McDowell County--History--Sources
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--McDowell County
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Nebo (McDowell County)

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