First Baptist Church - Choir, 1972


Photograph of the choir of First Baptist Church in 1972.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1972.


This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Building the African-American Community and was provided by Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 90 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.


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Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum

The Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum represents the history of African American churches in the Austin area. It is named after Jacob Fontaine, a slave preacher who founded 13 Baptist churches in Travis County. The Museum received a Rescuing Texas History grant in 2006 to aid in digitization of materials, mainly photographs.

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Photograph of the choir of First Baptist Church in 1972.

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1 photograph : b&w

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This photograph is part of the following collection of related materials.

Building the African-American Community

This collection of photographs and texts are part of an effort to preserve Austin’s African-American cultural history. Includes images of church parishioners, families, students, weddings, church groups, and more.

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  • 1972

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 13, 2006, 8:20 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 7, 2009, 12:06 p.m.

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First Baptist Church - Choir, 1972, photograph, 1972; ( accessed March 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum.