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Label
1789-1831
Inclusive dates
1789-1831
Creator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These minutes cover the period from 16 May 1789 to 10 October 1831. Items recorded include a proposal to establish seminaries for the training of ministers, a plan to buy and set free a certain slave so that he could preach, and the duties and privileges of female members in church discipline. After the format changed in 1800, the minutes are noticeably abbreviated but still record essential data
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Organized on 24 October 1786, the Roanoke District Association is one of the oldest, active American Baptist associations. In 1924 the name was changed to Pittsylvania Association. The Roanoke District Association represented the counties of Campbell, Charlotte, Halifax, Henry, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, and Pittsylvania, as well as certain churches in North Carolina. For more information see, THE HISTORY OF PITTSYLVANIA BAPTIST ASSOCIATION, 1788-1963, by Charles F. Leek, 1963.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Minute book
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Ryland, Garnett C., Dr.
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000493220
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
v. (163 leaves).

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