First African Baptist Church (Columbus, Georgia)

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First African Baptist Church
First African Baptist Church (Columbus, Georgia) is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
First African Baptist Church (Columbus, Georgia)
First African Baptist Church (Columbus, Georgia) is located in the US
First African Baptist Church (Columbus, Georgia)
Location 901 5th Ave., Columbus, Georgia
Coordinates 32°27′46″N 84°59′12″W / 32.46278°N 84.98667°W / 32.46278; -84.98667Coordinates: 32°27′46″N 84°59′12″W / 32.46278°N 84.98667°W / 32.46278; -84.98667
Area less than one acre
Built 1915
Architectural style Gothic Revival
MPS Columbus MRA
NRHP Reference # 80001165[1]
Added to NRHP September 29, 1980

First African Baptist Church is a historic church at 901 5th Avenue in Columbus, Georgia.

It was built in 1915 and added to the National Register in 1980. The First Baptist Church of Columbus was key in the construction.

It is featured on the Black Heritage Trail.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Black Heritage History National Recreation Trail Columbus Georgia". greatercolumbusga.com. Retrieved 30 July 2011.