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Savannah River Baptist Association Minutes


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Savannah River Baptist Association

The Savannah Baptist Association was founded in 1802. In 1807 it became known as the Savannah River Baptist Association and was comprised of churches in various localities of Georgia and South Carolina near the Savannah River.

The collection consists of manuscript and printed copies of minutes of annual meetings of the Savannah Baptist Association from its origin in 1802 to 1830. In 1807 it became known as the Savannah River Baptist Association and was comprised of churches in various localities of Georgia and South Carolina near the Savannah River. The minutes include the names of ministers and messengers, congregational statistics, and a circular letter to all brethren. After 1820, a financial report is included, and in 1825 a report of the Board of Managers. Also present is a single report (1806) from the North Carolina Chowan Baptist Association.

Arranged chronologically.


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Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager (2015) in 2012.

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Collection Inventory

Description, undated. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Minutes of Savannah River Baptist Associations, 1802-1830. 10 folders.
Physical Description

10 folders

Minutes of North Carolina Chowan Baptist Association, 1806 May 17-18. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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