Mercy Seat Baptist Church, Hampden Sydney, Va., 1962-1963

Mercy Seat Baptist Church, Hampden Sydney, Va., 1962-1963

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Creator:Peeples, Edward H. (Edward Harden), 1935-
Title:Mercy Seat Baptist Church, Hampden Sydney, Va., 1962-1963

Mercy Seat Baptist Church

Mercy Seat Baptist Church in Hampden Sydney, Prince Edward County, Va. The church burned when its stove putatively exploded. The closed Mercy Seat Elementary School was loaned by the Prince Edward County School Board to the African American congregation to use for church services until their church was repaired.


Local identifier: pec077.tif

Types:StillImage | Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Mercy Seat Baptist Church (Hampden-Sydney, Va.) | Church buildings--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | Baptist church buildings--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | Wooden-frame buildings--Virginia--Hampden-Sydney | Church buildings--Virginia--Hampden-Sydney | Baptist church buildings--Virginia--Hampden-Sydney | Trees--Virginia--Hampden-Sydney | Snow--Virginia--Hampden-Sydney | Hampden-Sydney (Va.) | Prince Edward County (Va.)
Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries
Contributors:VCU Libraries. JBC Special Collections
Online Publisher:Richmond, Va. : VCU Libraries
Original Material:

Edward H. Peeples Prince Edward County (Va.) Public Schools

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