Morgantown First Baptist Church Minute Books, 1842-1958 A&M.3105

Morgantown First Baptist Church Minute Books, 1842-1958 A&M.3105


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Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.3105
Title
Morgantown First Baptist Church Minute Books1842-1958
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/753
Quantity
0 Linear Feet, Summary: 2 reels of microfilm
Creator
Morgantown First Baptist Church
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
English
Abstract
The minute books of Morgantown's First Baptist Church. The books chart the growth and change of this locally noted church of the regular Baptist denomination. The books contain church covenants, membership lists, statistics, treasurer reports, church committee, society and officer reports, correspondence, and Sunday school records. Mention is made of the establishment of a mission by the church in Sabraton and of a missionary effort to the local Italian-American community. Prominent members mentioned are: O. P. Chitwood, D. B. Purinton, and P. B. Reynolds.

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Preferred Citation

A&M 3105, Morgantown First Baptist Church Minute Books, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Baptists
  • Chitwood, Oliver Perry, 1874-1971
  • Churches -- Morgantown First Baptist
  • Morgantown (W. Va.)
  • Morgantown First Baptist Church
  • Purinton, Daniel B.
  • Purinton, P.B.
  • Reynolds, Powell B.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Chitwood, Oliver Perry, 1874-1971
  • Purinton, Daniel B.
  • Purinton, P.B.
  • Reynolds, Powell B.