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Mount Zion AME Church

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dc.date.accessioned 2019-09-25T14:51:38Z
dc.date.available 2019-09-25T14:51:38Z
dc.date.issued 1975-08-00
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.willardlibrary.org/xmlui/handle/123456789/1000000393
dc.description The Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church is home to the fourth oldest AME congregation in Michigan and was the second black church established in Battle Creek. Founded in 1855, the church was led by Elder James L. Brown and his wife, Radley. Members held services in their homes until purchasing the current location at 364 W. Van Buren St. in 1867. The church was listed on the state Register of Historic Sites in November 1991. en_US
dc.format.medium 35mm BW Negative
dc.subject churches en_US
dc.title Mount Zion AME Church en_US
dc.type Image en_US
dc.description.envelope Churches: Mount Zion AME Van Buren
dc.description.photographer Enquirer and News
dc.description.taxonomy Religion|Churches en_US

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