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Greater St. Paul AME 175th anniversary booklet
This booklet is a written history of the church, with images and text.
Family Bible with marriage record
An image of a marriage record from a family bible. The record is for Annie Turnley and Leslie B. Pride, who were married on January 19, 1913 in Florence, Alabama in the presence of J.B. Butler.
In memory of the 3rd Burrell School Reunion Worship Service
Flyer with photos of Reverend Bennett W. Smith, from the 3rd Burrell School Reunion Worship Service
"St. Paul Is Visited By Her Bishop-1945"
This is a photograph of St. Paul Church in 1945.
Envelope with ashes from Shiloh M.B. Church
This is an envelope that contained ashes from Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
Reverend Trevor Crenshaw with his grandmother, Laney Goodloe Williams
This is a photograph of Reverend Trevor Crenshaw at Trinity Missionary Baptist Church with his grandmother, Laney Goodloe Williams.
"'Progress' Kills W.C. Handy's Church"
This is a newspaper article about the relocation of W.C. Handy's boyhood church from downtown Florence to West Florence in 1967.
Reverend W.E. Northcross, Federal Writers Project: Slave narrative
This is an autobiography of W.E. Northcross, born into slavery in 1840, who became a preacher after slavery.
"Road to salvation leads to joy"
This is a newspaper article about St. Mark's Baptist Church in Florence.
Selma University diploma for C.D. Hamilton
This is a diploma of C.D. Hamilton from Selma University for a Bachelor of Theology degree.