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Spencer Baptist Church (Spindale, N.C.) Records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Biographical and Historical Note

Spencer Baptist Church was organized April 18, 1926. This church has been a member of the Sandy Run (1926-87) and Green River (1988-present) Baptist associations.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences from July 1, 1945 to Nov. 10, 1996 [broken series]; deacons' minutes, Feb. 21, 1951 to Oct. 7, 1996 [broken series]; a church constitution and by-laws, 1985; and newspaper clippings, 1976-96.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1945-1996) Reel 1
    • Vol. 1 (1945-1954)
    • Vol. 2 (1954-1974)
    • Vol. 3 (1975-1986)
    • Vol. 4 (1986-1994)
    • Vol. 5 (1995-1996)
  • Deacons' records (1951-1996) Reel 2 Reel 1
    • Minutes (1951-1954)
    • Minutes (1954-1957)
    • Minutes (1957-1959)
    • Minutes (1959-1962)
    • Minutes (1973-1976)
    • Minutes (1976-1980)
    • Minutes (1985-1990)
    • Minutes (1993-1994)
    • Minutes (1994-1995)
    • Minutes (1995-1996)
  • Church Records (1958-1996)
    • Constitution and Bylaws (1958)
    • Newspaper Clippings (1976-1996)

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Spencer Baptist Church (Spindale, N.C.).
Spencer Baptist Church (Spindale, N.C.) Records
Date [inclusive]
2.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2012
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 
Copyright Notice
The nature of the WFU Z.Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of ZSR Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. 
Preferred Citation
Spencer Baptist Church (Spindale, N.C.) Records (CRMF1019), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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