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

Finding Aid & Inventory

New Bethel Baptist Church in Henderson, N.C., was constituted on Septemeber 21, 1873. It is a member of the Cullom Baptist Association. The collection includes church minutes, membership records, and supporting documents.

Biographical and Historical Note

New Bethel Baptist Church in Henderson, N.C., was constituted on September 21, 1873. It is a member of the Cullom Baptist Association.

Collection Overview

These records consist of minutes of church conferences from 1874 to 2017. Material types include membership rolls, attachments, and supporting documents. Early member rolls show members back to 1872. Minutes from June 1944 to October 1952, and from February 1955 to February 1958, are missing. Items are listed in order of appearance on reels.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes
    • Church minutes, vol. 1  (1872-1891) reel 1
    • Church minutes, vol. 2  (1891-1894) reel 1
    • Church minutes, vol. 3  (1895-1921) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 4  (1921-1944) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 5  (1953-1955) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 6  (1958-1960) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 7  (1960-1974) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 8  (1974-1980) reel 2
    • Church minutes, vol. 9  (1980-1990) reel 2
    • Church minutes  (1990-2002) reel 3
    • Church minutes  (2002-2017) reel 4

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.)
Title
New Bethel Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF116
Date [inclusive]
1872-2017
Quantity
35mm; positive
Extent
4  microfilm_reel(s)

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
Revised by Immanuel Eggers, 2021
Revision Description
Revised by Emily Houlditch; added new material, 2024
Access Restrictions
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
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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The North Carolina Baptist Church and Association Files (MS623) may hold related records.

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