• Nashville Tennessee, a city of fine churches, between 1930 and 1945

    A postcard of five churches of different denominations located in downtown Nashville. In the upper left is McKendree Methodist Church. In the lower left is the Cathedral of the Incarnation. In the cen…

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  • Former Gospel Chapel, 2001 November 17

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    A photograph of the former Gospel Chapel, now known as King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church. Historically located at 1419 Tenth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee, this church is currently listed…

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  • Belle Meade United Primitive Baptist Church, 2000 December

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    A photograph of Belle Meade United Primitive Baptist Church, located at 1018 Forty Second Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. This church was built in 1965, while the congregation was formed in 1891…

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  • 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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  • Glendale Baptist Church, 2001 December

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    A photograph of Glendale Baptist Church located at 1020 Glendale Lane in Nashville, Tennessee. This church started as a mission of Belmont Heights Baptist Church in 1948 and was officially chartered a…

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  • Vine Glenn Missionary Baptist Church, 2001 July

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    A photograph of Vine Glenn Missionary Baptist Church located at 217 Joyner Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. According to the cornerstone, this church was rebuilt in 1928 under the name Vine Glen First…

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  • Belmont Heights Baptist Church, 2001 May

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    A photograph of Belmont Heights Baptist Church, located at 2100 Belmont Boulevard, on the southern edge of Belmont University's campus in Nashville, Tennessee. The church has had two sanctuaries. The…

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  • Full Gospel Mission Church, circa 2001

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    A photograph of the Full Gospel Mission Church located at 324 Antioch Pike in Nashville, Tennessee. The church was originally built as Radnor Baptist Church. The old city directories list the address…

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  • Richland Primitive Baptist Church, circa 2001

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    A photograph of Richland Primitive Baptist Church located at 4602 Indiana Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. The foundation is made of cinderblocks. The exterior walls are brick. The roof is gabled and m…

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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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  • Noah's Ark Primitive Baptist Church, 2001 November

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    A photograph of Noah's Ark Primitive Baptist Church located at 921 Thirtieth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. This church was rebuilt on the same land in 1967 under Elder R.J. Stevenson, Pastor,…

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  • Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, 2001 February

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    A photograph of Olivet Missionary Baptist Church located at 1811 Charlotte Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee. Over the years the church has been known as both Olivet Missionary Baptist and Olivet Baptist…

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  • Gospel Tabernacle, 2001 December

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    A photograph of Gospel Tabernacle Church of God in Christ located at 1101 Jackson Street in Nashville, Tennessee. According to the cornerstone the church was built in 1916 as Jackson Street Baptist Ch…

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  • Greater Revelations Baptist Church, 2001 November 17

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    A photograph of Greater Revelations Baptist Church, formerly Church of the Living God. This church is located at 1029 Twelfth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. The foundation is concrete. The exte…

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  • Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church, 2001 November 17

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    A photograph of Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church. Formerly Twelfth Avenue Church of Christ, Abyssinia Missionary Baptist sits at 1810 Twelfth Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee. The current Bapti…

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  • Pleasant Green Baptist Church, 2001 May

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    A photograph of Pleasant Green Baptist Church, also referred to as Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist. This historically African American church is located at 1410 Jefferson Street in Nashville, Tennes…

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  • First Baptist Church - 615 Broadway, 2001 November

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    A photograph of the First Baptist Church located in downtown Nashville at the northeast corner of 7th Avenue and Broadway. The First Baptist Church was originally organized in the year 1820. Members m…

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  • Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 2001 August 10

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    A photograph of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church located at 2021 Herman Street in Nashville, Tennessee. The congregation was founded in 1922, while the building was completed in 1940. The exterior wa…

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  • Eighth Street Missionary Baptist Church, 2002 January

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    A photograph of Eighth Street Missionary Baptist Church in Nashville, Tennessee. Built by Reverend R.L. Watson in 1945, this church building initially housed First Emmanuel Church. The Eighth Street B…

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