First Missionary Baptist Church (New Bern, North Carolina)

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First Missionary Baptist Church
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First Missionary Baptist Church (New Bern, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
First Missionary Baptist Church (New Bern, North Carolina)
First Missionary Baptist Church (New Bern, North Carolina) is located in the US
First Missionary Baptist Church (New Bern, North Carolina)
Location 819 Cypress St., New Bern, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°6′51″N 77°2′51″W / 35.11417°N 77.04750°W / 35.11417; -77.04750Coordinates: 35°6′51″N 77°2′51″W / 35.11417°N 77.04750°W / 35.11417; -77.04750
Area less than one acre
Built 1906-1908
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival
MPS Historic African American Churches in Craven County MPS
NRHP reference # 97000574[1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 1997

First Missionary Baptist Church is a historic African-American Baptist church located at 819 Cypress Street in New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina. It was built in 1906-1908, and is a rectangular brick church building in the Late Gothic Revival style. It features a two-stage tower.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ M. Ruth Little (January 1997). "First Missionary Baptist Church" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-08-01.