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Title:  First Baptist Church of Reno Records (NC1108)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes of the Board of Trustees, Board of Christian Education, Dorcas Circle/Women's Auxiliary, Ladies' Serving Society/Ladies' Aid Society, Mission Circle, Philathea Class, Junior Guide Girls, Baptist Young People's Society, and Friendship Circle. Also in the collection are manuscript church histories by Maude Sawin Taylor; clippings about the church, Rev. Adams, and James Edward Church; photographs of the church and its missions, downtown Reno, and several ministers; and three Bibles, 1869-1879. Mentioned frequently in the minutes of women's organizations is quiltmaking.
Creator(s):  First Baptist Church of Reno (Nev.).
Date(s):  1869-2009
Subject(s):  Baptist women--United States--History--20th century | Baptists--Nevada--History | Baptists--West (U.S.) | Church buildings--Nevada--Reno | Church buildings--Nevada--Sparks | Church buildings--Nevada--Verdi | Quiltmakers--Nevada--Reno | Women--West (U.S.)
Collection Number:  NC1108