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First Baptist Church, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1907-1909

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Alternate title:First Baptist Church, Providence, R.I. Oldest Baptist Church in the United States, founded by Roger Williams
Summary:First Baptist Church, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1907-1909. Front caption reads: "Oldest Baptist Church in the United States. Founded by Roger Williams." Postmark date: August 29, 1909; Postcard number: B 10343; Message included. Message reads: "Dear Sister: I have been looking for a letter but I guess you have forgotten all about me. This church was built in 1775 and is right near where I am working. Lots of nice places here, I wish you could come and see them. - Brother."
Provider:Rhode Island News Company
American News Company
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Dresden
Leipzig
Berlin
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Rhode Island
Place of origin – Settlement:Providence
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Rhode Island
Geographical subject – Settlement:Providence
Topical subjects:Baptist churches
Williams, Roger, 1604?-1683
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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