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Wake Forest Baptist Church (Wake Forest, N.C.) Records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Wake Forest Baptist Church was founded in 1835 in Wake Forest, N.C. (Wake County). The church is a member of the Raleigh Baptist Association. This collection contains church records including the Covenant, membership records, and the newsletter; subject files, including the directory, pastor's letters, permission to join church, pledge cards, and treasurer's record of contributions; organization records, including sunday school register and minute books, sunday school program, woman's missionary society minute books, roll book, treasurer's records, record book, and miscellaneous items; and Sunbeam Society minute books, program book, and record book.

Biographical and Historical Note

Wake Forest Baptist Church was founded in 1835 in Wake Forest, N.C. (Wake County). The church is a member of the Raleigh Baptist Association.

Collection Overview

This collection contains church records including the Covenant, membership records, and the newsletter; subject files, including the directory, pastor's letters, permission to join church, pledge cards, and treasurer's record of contributions; organization records, including sunday school register and minute books, sunday school program, woman's missionary society minute books, roll book, treasurer's records, record book, and miscellaneous items; and Sunbeam Society minute books, program book, and record book.

Collection Inventory

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Wake Forest Baptist Church (Wake Forest, N.C.)
Title
Wake Forest Baptist Church (Wake Forest, N.C.) Records
ID
MS805
Date [inclusive]
1833-1990
Quantity
1 document box, 7 oversize boxes
Extent
6.9  Linear Feet

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, 2017 May
Revision Description
Revised by Katie Lawrence, Stephanie Bennett, Finley Turner, Stephanie Bennett, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2023
Access Restrictions
This collection is open to research, but 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
Wake Forest Baptist Church (Wake Forest, N.C.) Records, (MS805), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

Subject(s)

Wake Forest Baptist Church (Wake Forest, N.C.) Records (CRMF185), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives.

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