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Meherrin Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, N.C.) records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Biographical and Historical Note

Meherrin Baptist Church was organized in 1729. This church has been a member of the Kehukee (1794-1805), Chowan (1806-1883), and West Chowan (1883-present) Baptist associations.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences, 1833-1978, including membership rolls and memorials to church members. Miscellaneous items include church letters and two photographs of the church building, 1887-1901, and undated.

Collection Inventory

  • Church minutes: membership rolls; memorials (1833-1978)
  • Church letters (1887-1901)
  • Church building photographs (undated)

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Meherrin Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF153
Date [inclusive]
1833-1978
Extent
3 microfilm_reel(s)  35mm Reels 1-2 negative; reel 3 positive.
Microform [reel]
1
Microform [reel]
2
Microform [reel]
3

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
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Preferred Citation
Meherrin Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, N.C.) records (CRMF153), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

Subject(s)

Meherrin Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, NC (MS768)

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