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Gethsemane Baptist Association records

 Collection
Identifier: 00-0000

Abstract

The Gethsemane Baptist Association, a regional organization established in 1867, was the first Black Baptist Association in South Carolina. In 1877, it was renamed as the Ashley Baptist Association. This collection contains minutes of conference meetings held throughout the region as well as statistical data and governing documents for the association.

Dates

  • 1867-1878

Extent

0.25 linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Inventory of the Gethsemane Baptist Association, 1867-1878
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Erica Veal
Date
2020
Description rules
DACS
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture Repository

Contact:
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Charleston South Carolina 29424 United States
843-953-7608