Guide to the Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches Photographs, undated

Summary Information

Title: Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches Photographs, undated
Collection: AC.485
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches Photographs collection consists of eight digitally-printed 8x10 photographs of white Primitive Baptist and Baptist churches, two of which are still unidentified.

Creator: unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

Most of the churches pictured in these photographs are located in Alleghany County, North Carolina. Those identified are Meadow Fork Primitive Baptist Church, established in 1849; Landmark Union Baptist Church; Liberty Baptist Church; Union Baptist Church; and Union Primitive Baptist Church, established in 1834. Two churches remain unidentified.

Scope and Contents

This collection is of eight digitally-printed color 8x10' photographs of Primitive Baptist and Baptist churches. Names of two are clearly identified - Meadow Fork Primitive Baptist Church, established 1849, and Union Baptist Church, while research matched three others -Landmark Union Baptist, Liberty Baptist, and Union Primitive Baptist (established 1834) Churches, all in Alleghany County, North Carolina.

Arrangement

The photographs are arranged alphabetically by church name, if known.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance of this collection is unknown. Accession number AC.2009.025

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, August 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.485: Digital Photographs, Primitive Baptist and Baptist Churches, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Photographs, undated ACSC_Box 22, Folder 8