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Philadelphia Baptist Church (Nashville, N.C.) Records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Philadelphia Baptist Church was constituted March 27, 1859. This church has been a member of the Tar River Baptist Association since 1859. This collection contains church minute books from August 26, 1871 to August 27, 1888 and membership lists.

Biographical and Historical Note

Philadelphia Baptist Church was constituted March 27, 1859. This church has been a member of the Tar River Baptist Association since 1859.

Pastors: R.W. Delbridge, 1860-1866; J.G. Barkley, 1867; R.W. Delbridge, 1868; G.M. Duke, 1869-1883; D. Wester, 1885; G.M. Duke, 1888-1891; R.D. Harper, 1892; G.M. Duke, 1893-1900; W.C. Nowell, 1904; J.E. Hocutt, 1905-1908; G.M. Duke, 1909; G.W. May, 1910-1919; J.P. Gulley, 1920-1921; G.W. May, 1922-1928; A. Corey, 1929-1934; E.G. Willis, 1935-1936; R.E. Tripp, 1937; J.M. Johnson, 1938-1940; W.F. Gentry, 1942-1948; W.C. Francis, 1949-1951; J.C. Brooks, 1952-1956; Hershel Chevallier, 1958-1961; D. E. Glascoe, 1962-1963; D.T. Griffin, 1964-1965; J.W. Week, 1966-1968

Collection Overview

This collection contains church minute books from August 26, 1871 to August 27, 1888 and membership lists.

Collection Inventory

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Philadelphia Baptist Church (Nashville, N.C.) Records
ID
MS781
Date [inclusive]
circa 1855-1888
Extent
0.21 Linear Feet  1 half-document box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Katie Lawrence 2018 November
Access Restrictions
This collection is open for use. 
Copyright Notice
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Preferred Citation
Philadelphia Baptist Church (Nashville, N.C.) records, (MS781), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

Subject(s)

Philadelphia Baptist Church (Nashville, N.C.) (CRMF620), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives.

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