22-22 Bethel Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member mikemtn
N 33° 22.113 W 079° 16.860
17S E 659920 N 3693465
Quick Description: Located Corner of Duke and Broas Streets, Georgetown, South Carolina. Erected by Georgetown Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta-1988.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 10/13/2006 3:49:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMV3P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 21

Long Description:

Text: This African Methodist Episcopal church was the first seperate black church in Georgetown County. It was established by the rev. A.T. Carr shortly after the 1863 Emancipation Proclamation which freed the slaves. The church purchased this property Jan. 15, 1866, and remodeled the present building in 1908 when the Rev. R.W. Mance was minister. The eductional building was built in 1949 under the pastorate of Rev. H.B. Butler, Jr.

Bethel Church

Marker Name: Bethel Church

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Building

Marker number: 22-22

County: Georgetown

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