Creator

Date Original

1910-1915

Description

This collection contains one record book from the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Amity, Arkansas, and loose pieces of correspondence from Reverend J.T. Moore in Los Esteros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. The record book contains the minutes of the church and the articles of faith. The letters are reports to the New Hope church about J.T. Moore's missionary work and his thanks for the funds to carry on that mission. They also detail how the Mexican Revolutionary War affected the people of Mexico.

Biographical/Historical Note

The New Hope Missionary Baptist Church was founded on July 2, 1910 in Amity, Arkansas, by M.P. Thomas and W.F. Willis. They followed the articles of faith laid out by the Red River Association of Arkansas. J.T. Moore was a missionary in Mexico during the Mexican Revolution, and received funds from the New Hope Church in Amity. His letters are reports to the church about his missionary work and thanking them for the funds to carry on that mission.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Amity, Clark County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000816

Resource Type

Text

Collection

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church record book [Amity, AR] and loose correspondence, MS.000816

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church [Amity, AR] record book and loose correspondence, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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