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Louisburg Baptist Church (Louisburg, N.C.) records

Finding Aid & Inventory

This church was constituted in 1836. The church has been a member of the Tar River Baptist Association since 1836. Records consist of minutes of church conferences and Advisory Board, deacon's records, membership records, Ladies Aid Society records, and other church records.

Biographical and Historical Note

This church was constituted in 1836. The church has been a member of the Tar River Baptist Association since 1836.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences and Advisory Board, 1849-1970 [broken series]; deacon's records, 1962-64; membership records, ca. 1924-48 [broken series]; Ladies Aid Society records, 1892-1904; and other church records, 1913-71 [broken series].

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes
    • Church minutes, vol. 1 (1849-1852; 1854-1869) reel 1
    • Church minutes, vol. 2 (1870-1877; 1882 ) reel 1
    • Church minutes, vol. 3: membership rolls; association letters (1917-1921) reel 2
    • Church minutes (1939-1943) reel 5
    • Church minutes (1944-1950) reel 5
    • Church and Advisory Board minutes (1929; 1943-1951) reel 2
    • Church and Advisory Board minutes: Ways and Means Committee materials; association letters (1939-1941) reel 2
    • Church and Advisory Board minutes: association letter (1951-1953) reel 2
    • Church and Advisory Board minutes: membership roll (1953-1964) reel 2
    • Church and Advisory Board minutes (1953-1970) reel 3
  • Church Records
    • Audit Committee reports (1964; 1967-1968) reel 6
    • Budgets (1968) reel 6
    • Church letters granted (undated) reel 4
    • Church organization officers (1970-1971) reel 6
    • Deacons' records (1962-1964) reel 2
    • Dorcas Sunday School Class records (1956-1962) reel 4
    • Financial records (circa 1923) reel 4
    • Financial records (circa 1926-1930) reel 4
    • Ladies Aid Society records (1892-1899) reel 5
    • Ladies Aid Society records (1898-1904) reel 5
    • Nominating Committee reports (1963-1965) reel 6
    • Treasurer's records (1938-1939) reel 6
    • Young Men's Baraca Bible Class records (1913-1926) reel 4

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Louisburg Baptist Church (Louisburg, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF272
Date [inclusive]
1849-1971
Extent
6 microfilm_reel(s)  35mm; positive

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Immanuel Eggers 2021
Access Restrictions
Permission of the church must be obtained to photocopy 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
Louisburg Baptist Church (Louisburg, N.C.) records (CRMF272), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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Related materials are available through the Louisburg Baptist Church (Louisburg, N.C.) Records (MS766). Some of the materials have been digitized.

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