A Guide to the Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church Archives1867-1993 Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church Archives M 57

A Guide to the Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church Archives 1867-1901

A Collection in
Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library
Collection Number M 57


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Processed by: Melinda D. Gales

Repository
Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University
Collection number
M 57
Title
Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church Archives 1867-1993
Physical Characteristics
.36 linear feet
Creator
Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for use without restrictions

Use Restrictions

none

Preferred Citation

Box/folder, Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church Archives, M 57, Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University

Acquisition Information

Material donated to Special Collections and Archives by Sixth Mount Zion Babtist Church in 1994.

Processing Information

Collection processed in July 1998.


Biographical/Historical Information

Pastors: John Jasper 1867-1901 Randolph Payton 1902-1922 A. W. Brown 1924-1967 Barry Hopkins 1968- Isadore Mims 1972-1991 John Johnson 1993-

Scope and Content Information

The collection consists of an assortment of historical documents, programs, photographs, brochures and clippings concerning the church, its pastors and Jackson Ward.

Arrangement

Materials arranged alphabetically

Contents List

Box Box 1
Architects: photocopied pictures
Box Box 1
Architecturd photocopied pictures
Box Box 1
Article "The Antebellum Preacher"photocopy
Box Box 1
Article "John Jasper: Colored Prophet"
Box Box 1
Article "John Jasper: From Slave Preacher to Community Leader"
Box Box 1
Article "John Jasper: The Preacher Who Moved the Sun"
Box Box 1
Article on John Jasper, from Great Negroes: Past and Present
Box Box 1
Article- "Richmond Church now a Virginia Landmark"
Box Box 1
Article- "Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia, has Practical Tips for Preserving History."
Box Box 1
Article- "Strong Foundation"
Box Box 1
Booklet-Anniversary and Re-dedication of Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, photocopy
Box Box 1
Booklet-A Celebration of 130 Years of Christian Heritage 1867-1997
Box Box 1
Brief History of Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Box Box 1
Brochure-Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Box Box 1
Bulletin-Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Box Box 1
Calendar-Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Box Box 1
Certificate-The Virginia Landmarks Register (photocopy)
Box Box 1
Christmas Card-Interior of Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church
Box Box 1
Historic Marker-photocopy
Box Box 1
Historic Quilt-Picture
Box Box 1
Installation Exercises for Reverend Peyton
Box Box 1
John Jasper- "Ev'budy got ter rise ter meet King Jesus in de Mornin"(photocopy)
Box Box 1
John Jasper-Family Record (photocopy)
Box Box 1
John Jasper-Pictures (photocopies)
Box Box 1
Letter-Celebrating our 130th Year 1867-1997
Box Box 1
Letter-Maintaining Historical Artifacts
Box Box 1
National Register of Historic Places Registration Form
Box Box 1
Pamphlet-Experience Historic Jackson Ward, Richmond, Virginia
Box Box 1
Pamphlet-The John Jasper Room
Box Box 1
Requisition Form
Box Box 1
Sermon- "De Sun Do Move"by John Jasper
Box Box 1
Sixth Mount Zion Homecoming Activities 1992-1997
Box Box 1
Installation Services for Rev. John E. Johnson 1993
Box Box 1
"Oberlin"First Annual Dr. Vernon D. Johns Memorial Program 1990
Box Box 1
Sixth Mount Zion 125th Church Anniversary 1992
Box Box 1
"In Memory of Rev. Issac James" 1991-1993
Box Box 1
Historical Information: Church and Jaspar, miscellaneous dates