• Grace Apostolic Church, 2001 November

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    A photograph of Grace Apostolic Church (formerly Grace Baptist Church) located at 1100 Lischey Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. This church was erected in 1925 for the Grace Baptist congregation with t…

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  • St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2001 March

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    A photograph of St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church located at 901 Fortieth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. According to the cornerstone the church was erected in 1926. The one-story chu…

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  • Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, 2001 May

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    A photograph of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church located at 2416 Clifton Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. This congregation was founded in 1871 by Rev. Pharoah Benson, a former slave. The first church was built…

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  • Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, 2002 January

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    A photograph of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, currently located at 1307 Ireland Street in Nashville, Tennessee, but originally listed as Hopewell Baptist Church, at 918 Fourteenth Avenue North.…

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  • Salem African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2001 July

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    A photograph of Salem African Methodist Episcopal Church formerly located at 1800 Fourth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. The congregation organized in 1867 according to the cornerstone. The exte…

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  • St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 2001 July

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    A photograph of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church located at 1700 Heiman Street in Nashville, Tennessee. The building was erected in 1932 and founded as a mission and a school. The school was one of…

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  • Capers Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal (C.M.E.) Church, 2002 November

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    A photograph of the Capers Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal (C.M.E.) Church located at 319 Fifteenth Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee. This building was built in 1925 by the nation's first Afr…

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  • St. Phillip's African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2002 February

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    A photograph of St. Phillip's African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church located at 904 Thirty-third Avenue North. According to the original cornerstone, this church was erected in 1936. The foundati…

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  • The House of God, 2001 July 14

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    A photograph of a church referred to as the House of God, an African American Pentecostal denomination also known as the Church of the Living God. The full name used on the front entrance signage read…

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  • Ray of Hope Community Church, 2001 November

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    A photograph of Ray of Hope Community Church, formerly Meridian Street Methodist Church, located at 901 Meridian Street in Nashville, Tennessee. The rear part of the building was completed in 1925, wh…

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  • Clark Memorial Methodist Church, 2001 October

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    A photograph of Clark Memorial Methodist Church, Nashville's oldest African American Church. Located now at 1015 Fourteenth Avenue North, Clark Memorial has had several name and location changes throu…

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  • Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 2001 May

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    A photograph of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Nashville's second-oldest Episcopal church building. This church is located at 615 Sixth Avenue South. The congregation was founded in 1852 as a free chu…

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  • Seay-Hubbard United Methodist Church, 2001 December

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    A photograph of Seay-Hubbard Methodist Church located at 1116 First Avenue South in Nashville, Tennessee. Founded in 1875, this church originally began as Seay's Chapel at 1108 First Avenue South, jus…

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  • St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2002 January

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    A photograph of St. James African Episcopal Methodist Church located at 1501 Straightway Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. The congregation was founded in 1868. The current church was built in 1968. The…

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  • Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2002 January

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    A photograph of Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church. located at 1107 Elm Hill Pike, in Nashville, Tennessee. The foundation is made of rough cut stone blocks that have been painted white. The…

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  • First Baptist Church - Capitol Hill, 2001 November

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    A photograph of First Baptist Church Capitol Hill. Originally called First Colored Baptist Church, this African American church was founded by Reverend Nelson Merry in 1865. The church sprang from the…

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  • First Baptist Church East Nashville, December 2001

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    A photograph of First Baptist Church East Nashville. This African American church was founded in 1866 by the Reverend Randall B. Vandavall, a slave born on March 23, 1832 at Neely's Bend. In the early…

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  • Gordon Memorial United Methodist Church, 2001 May

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    A photograph of Gordon Memorial United Methodist Church, historically located at 2336 Herman Street in Nashville, Tennessee. The current city directory lists the address as 2334 Herman Street. With th…

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  • Photograph of Kayne Avenue Baptist Church, 1950

    A photograph of the congregation from Kayne Avenue Baptist Church standing outside. This African American church was located on Twelfth Avenue South, across from the Carter-Lawrence School. When the b…

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  • Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2001 January

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    A photograph of Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church located at 1264 Third Avenue South in Nashville, Tennessee. The Trinity AME congregation was established in 1890, while the building was erec…

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