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[Letter of Standing for Sarah from Mount Gilead Baptist Church, August 1849]

Description:

Letter of standing for Sarah, a "sister of colour," from Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. The letter stated that Sarah held full membership with the church and that she would be dismissed when she joined a church of the same faith.

Creator(s): Mount Gilead Baptist Church
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: August 1849
Partner(s):
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1849
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Date
August 1849
Description:

Letter of standing for Sarah, a "sister of colour," from Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. The letter stated that Sarah held full membership with the church and that she would be dismissed when she joined a church of the same faith.

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 13 x 21 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | Mount Gilead Baptist Church
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RICE_wrc01797
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth243999
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text