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Mount Zion Baptist Church (Alexis, N.C) records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Biographical and Historical Note

Church constituted in 1869. It has been a member of the Catawba River (1870-1879) and South Fork (1879-present) Baptist associations.

Collection Overview

Records consist of minutes of church conferences from August 1921 to September 27, 1987 [broken series], including membership rolls; a church census, 1950; a church history with photographs; requests for church letters (1963-1965); and undated materials.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Minutes (1921-1987)
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 1, 1921-1935 [BS]
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 2, 1935-1949
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 3, 1952-1959
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 4, 1959-1964
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 5, 1964-1965
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 6, 1964-1977
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 7, 1977-1983
    • Church Minute Book, Vol. 8, 1983-1987
  • Church Records (1959-1965)
    • Church Census, May 1959
    • History File
    • Membership, Church letter requests, 1963-1965, undated

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Alexis, N.C.).
Title
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Alexis, N.C) records
ID
CRMF923
Date [inclusive]
1921-1987
Extent
2.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]
1
Microform [Reel]
2

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
Copyright Notice
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Preferred Citation
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Alexis, N.C) records, CRMF923, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Mount Zion Baptist Church (Alexis, N.C.).
  • South Fork Baptist Association (N.C.).

Geographic Name(s)

  • Gaston County (N.C.)--Church history--Sources

Subject(s)

  • Baptists--North Carolina--Gaston County--History--Sources
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Alexis
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Gaston County

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