The Resource Mount Hope Baptist Church records

Mount Hope Baptist Church records

Label
Mount Hope Baptist Church records, 1835-1985
Title
Mount Hope Baptist Church records
Inclusive dates
1835-1985
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Records, 1835-1985, of Mount Hope Baptist Church in Ashburn, Loudoun County, Virginia. The collection includes: 1) minute book, 24 August 1835 to August 1870: 2) minute book, 1888, 10 January 1892 to 27 July 1941; 3) typed transcriptions of both minute books; 4) typed membership lists, 1835-1985; and 5) resolutions of respect upon the death of Rev. George Washington Popkins (1855-1931)
  • The records also include digital scans of a diagram of the church cemetery made in June 1955. Names and locations of graves are shown
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Mount Hope Baptist Church was organized on 24 August 1835. A new church building was built in 1852, and the first services there were held in September 1854. This church was demolished in 1898, and the present one was built. The first services there were held on 10 January 1899. An educational building was constructed in 1962.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Mount Hope Baptist Church records
Note
THE CEMETERY DIAGRAM IS LOCATED IN OVERSIZE CABINET 2, DRAWER 13
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
unknown
Extent
  • 1
  • 2
Generation
unknown
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Mount Hope Baptist Church
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001676785
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ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfilm and digital scans.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
  • reel (Misc. reel 6126)
  • leaves.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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