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View, New Chapel Baptist Church, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina

New Chapel Baptist Church (Plymouth, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, New Chapel Baptist Church, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
5 x 7 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-92-4-2180
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Plymouth (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. For general information see their website (http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building: New Chapel Baptist Church (Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Copeland, S. C. 
Built:
Community:
Plymouth
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Congregation of freedmen established by 1867, first owner.
Architectural note:
Architect Copeland was also the pastor of the church, and is said to have fashioned the church on the biblical description of Solomon's temple. The cruciform church features a portico with columns set in antis.
Location:
Plymouth (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Religious buildings
Baptists
Porticoes
Cruciform
African Americans -- History
Freedmen
Historic buildings
Gothic revival (Architecture)