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Shawomet Baptist Church records (MS.2011.018)

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Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
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Collection Overview

Title: Shawomet Baptist Church records
Date range: 1727-2011, (bulk 1945-1999)
Creator: Shawomet Baptist Church
Extent: 11.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The Shawomet Baptist Church records include founding documents, publications, meeting minutes, correspondence, financial records, membership lists, club and activity records and photographic materials documenting the 170-year history of the congregation, which was founded in 1842 and dissolved in 2011. The bulk of the material covers the period from 1945 through 1999. This is part of the Rhode Island Baptist Heritage Center collection.
Language of materials: English. English
Repository: John Hay Library , Special Collections
Collection number: MS.2011.018