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New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Biographical and Historical Note

Church constituted on Sept. 21, 1873.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences from July 1874 to Sept. 30, 1990, including membership rolls (with dates from 1872), attachments, and supporting documents. Minutes from June 1944 to Oct. 1952, and from Feb. 1955 to Feb. 1958, are missing.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 1, 1872-1891
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 2, 1891-1894
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 3, 1895-1921
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 4, 1921-1944
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 5, 1953-1955
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 6, 1958-1960
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 7, 1960-1974
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 8, 1974-1980
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 9, 1980-1990

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.).
New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) records
Date [inclusive]
2.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]
Microform [Reel]

Administrative Information

Publication Information
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Use Restrictions
Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 
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preferred citation
New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) records, CRMF116, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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