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Broadway Baptist Church Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3947

Three documents related to Broadway Baptist Church in Knoxville. Two documents, a letter and a dues notice, are from the church's Building Fund Committee. The third document is a resolution put together by "class no. 19" of the church's sunday school and includes signatures from the class's membership.

Dates

  • 1906-1907

Language of Materials

The material in this collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Overview

Three documents related to Broadway Baptist Church in Knoxville. Two documents, a letter and a dues notice, are from the church's Building Fund Committee. The third document is a resolution put together by "class no. 19" of the church's sunday school and includes signatures from the class's membership.

Biographical / Historical

In the 1880s, members of First Baptist Church, located in downtown Knoxville, desired to start a church in the North Knoxville area. By 1885, they had established a Baptist church with Dr. O. L. Hailey has the first pastor. It was first known as Calvary, then Second Baptist Church, and finally in 1905 the Broadway Baptist Church.

Arrangement

This collection is in one folder.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480