Churches

  

SF9.D3 Folder 2

Churches - Bethel Presbyterian Church

Item 1: Photocopy of "Records of Bethel Church, [Sumter] County, Alabama, which bears page numbers from "Book " on the left margin; pages are enumerated 314-407

Item 2: Notes from Historical Records in the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama

Item 3: Color photo of the church

 

SF9.D3 Folder 3

Churches - Christian Valley Baptist Church

Item 1: Photocopy of a "History of The Christian Valley Baptist Church Located Three Miles North of Coatopa, Alabama 35450" by Sis. Rachel E. J. Campbell (handwritten name) with handwritten date of 1973 in right margin

Item 2: Color photo of the church

 

SF9.D3 Folder 4

Churches - Gainesville Presbyterian Church

Item 1: News article from the Aug. 30, 1977, issue of The Birmingham News entitled "Gainesville Church Boasts a Proud History, and Is Kept Well by Its Membership of Six" by Elma Bell, staff writer

Item 2: Pamphlet entitled "The Presbyterian Church, 1837, Gainesville, Alabama" with the "History of the Gainesville Presbyterian Church" inside

Item 3: Notes from Historical Records in the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama

Item 4: Color photo of the church

 

SF9.D3 Folder 5

Churches - Jones Creek Baptist Church

Item 1: Alabama Historic Inventory for Jones Creek Baptist Church and Graveyard

 

SF9.D3 Folder 6

Churches - Miscellaneous

Item 1: Handwritten list of churches and the towns in which they are located

 

SF9.D3 Folder 7

Churches - Shady Grove Methodist, Panola

Item 1: Document entitled "Shady Grove Methodist Church, Panola, Alabama"

Item 2: Notes from Historical Records in the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama

Item 3: Color photo of the church

 

SF9.D3 Folder 8

Churches - St. James Episcopal Church

Item 1: Letter dated Jan. 19, 1983, to the Sumter County Historical and Preservation Society from William B. Stuart regarding the pipe organ at St. James (two copies)

Item 2: Handwritten notes on the May 24, 1836, issue of the Voice of Sumter

Item 3: Notes from Historical Records in the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama, with two photocopies attached

Item 4: Color photo of the church

 

SF9.D3 Folder 9

Churches - Presbyterian Church, Sumterville

Items 1 & 2: Black and white pictures of the church, View from SW, 1979

 

SF9.D3 Folder 10

Churches - Church inventory for Sumter County pre-dating 1865.

Item 1: Letter from State of Alabama, Alabama Historical Commission to Professor Bill Stuart, Livingston Alabama, October 25, 1988.

Item 2: List, Churches in Sumter County.

Item 2: Preliminary Listing, Extant Sumter County Churches (1865 - 1915)