July 19, 2016, 0.5 cubic feet; This collection includes a ledger book containing records (August 1882-December 1996) of the Red Banks Primitive Baptist Church located at the intersection of Fourteenth Street and Fire Tower Road in Greenville, North Carolina. The church was founded in 1758, but the present building was built in 1893. Included are the Church Covenant adopted December 24, 1791, the Rules of Conference adopted February 11, 1792, minutes of the Conference meetings (1882-1996) which also mention when members join or leave or die, lists of some of the members with identifying information related to membership status, and loose papers. Also included are two issues of
Zion’s Landmark (December 15, 1913, and April 15, 1916). Gift of Janelle Vanhorne.
January 6, 2017, (addition 1), 0.048 cubic feet; Includes a treasurer’s book (1964-2000) and a minutes book (1990-2000) for Red Banks Primitive Baptist Church, Greenville, N.C. Gift of William B. Kittrell.
Gift of Janelle Vanhorne
Gift of William B. Kittrell
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Red Banks Primitive Baptist Church Records (#1273), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Processing of the collection was completed on 7-25-2017 by Tyler Caldwell