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Church and Religious Material

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 5 - 9

Scope and Contents

This series includes material heavily focused on the Antioch Baptist Church in Houston as well as other religious institutions in Houston, Los Angeles and elsewhere. Material items are in the form of programs, newspaper clippings, and photographs.


  • Creation: 1912-1979

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. The paddle board is on permanent display at the African-American Library at the Gregory School. Due to preservation concerns, the school ribbon and swagger stick are not available to be accessed.


From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the African American History Research Center Repository


African American History Research Center
Houston Public Library
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
Houston History Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002