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Guide to the Ebenezer Old School Baptist Church Records
1825–1961 (bulk, 1825–1905)
 MS 3131

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Ebenezer Old School Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
Title: Ebenezer Old School Baptist Church records
Dates [inclusive]: 1825–1961 (bulk, 1825–1905)
Abstract: Meeting minutes, trustees' minutes, correspondence, financial records, and property deeds of the Ebenezer Old School (or Primitive) Baptist Church, organized in New York City in 1806. For half a century the church met at 154 West 36th Street, Manhattan (1850–1899), and later at 1216 Intervale Avenue, in the Bronx (1909–1925). The collection includes a postcard view of the Intervale Avenue meeting house, and a four-page history of the congregation. The earliest meeting minutes include a list of members (circa 1828–1850).
Quantity: 1 Linear feet (in 1 record carton).
Call Phrase: MS 3131