Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

About this Partner

The Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum provides materials that represent the history of African American churches in the Austin area and have contributed to the Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and Building the African-American Community collections. The museum is named for Jacob Fontaine, a slave preacher who founded thirteen Baptist churches in Travis County. Mainly consisting of photographs, the items date from 1898 to 2006.

Contact Information

Name: Ernestine L. Thompson, President
Partner URL: http://www.cornbread.com/~jfrm/

Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum
5602 Northdale Drive
Austin, TX 78723

Phone: 512-480-9371