A Guide to the Baptists Scrapbook, 1845, [ca. 1910-1947]
Consisting chiefly of clippings, the Baptists Scrapbook, 1845, [ca. 1910-1947], documents the history of Baptists in Texas during the first half of the 20th century. The clippings concern activities, projects, scandals, and history of Baptist churches, Baptist associations, Baptist preachers, and prominent Baptist citizens of Texas. Additionally, the collection includes minutes, a directory, a constitution, reports, and other documents created in 1934 by the San Antonio Baptist Association as well as a transcript of the 1845 charter for a Liberty County church.
This collection is open for research use.
Baptists Scrapbook, 1845, [ca. 1910-1947], Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
Detailed Description of the Papers