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Progressive National Baptist Convention

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, established in 1961, was the result of a division within the African American Baptist movement in the United States. The roots of the division...

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Progressive National Baptist Convention

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, established in 1961, was the result of a division within the African American Baptist movement

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Progressive National Baptist Convention

Thomas E. Carney.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 862 words.

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, established in 1961, was the result of a division within the African American Baptist movement

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National Baptist Music Convention

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 232 words.

The National Baptist Convention, USA (NBC) was organized in 1895 in an effort to unite, at the national level, the

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National Baptist Convention

Regennia N. Williams.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History. 1531 words.

The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. is one of the nation's oldest and largest independent African American organizations. Founded in

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National Baptist Convention

Regennia N. Williams.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1519 words.

The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. is one of the nation's oldest and largest independent African American organizations. Founded in

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Progressive National Baptist Convention

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, established in 1961, was the result of a division within the African American Baptist movement in the United States. The roots of the division...

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National Baptist Convention

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. is one of the nation's oldest and largest independent African American organizations. Founded in Atlanta in 1895, the convention has influenced...

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National Baptist Convention.

Regennia N. Williams.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1505 words.

The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. is one of the nation's oldest and largest independent African American organizations. Founded in Atlanta in 1895, the convention has influenced...

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National Baptist Music Convention

Roxanne R. Reed.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy; Music and Religion. 228 words.

The National Baptist Convention, USA (NBC) was organized in 1895 in an effort to unite, at the national level, the growing numbers of black Baptists in the United States. Its general...

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Progressive National Baptist Convention.

Thomas E. Carney.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 855 words.

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, established in 1961, was the result of a division within the African American Baptist movement in the United States. The roots of the...

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Williams, Lacey Kirk

Charles Rosenberg.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1141 words.

pastor of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in Chicago (1915 1940), president of the National Baptist Convention from 1922 until his

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Moses, William Henry, Sr.

Charles Rosenberg.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 975 words.

Baptist minister, evangelist, and a frequent mediator of disputes within the National Baptist Convention, USA, was born in Charlotte County,

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Jackson, Joseph Harrison

J. “Luke” Wood.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1051 words.

president of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., was born in Rudyard, Mississippi, to Henry Jackson and Emily Johnson Jackson.

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Jackson, Joseph Harrison

Richard Newman.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 267 words.

As president of the 5-million-member National Baptist Convention U.S.A., Inc., from 1953 to 1982, Joseph H. Jackson was one of

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Introduction: Religious Authority and the Democratic Impulse

Gregory A. Wills.

in Democratic Religion

March 2003; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 3040 words.

This introductory chapter presents an overview of Southern Baptist faith, history, and theology. It details how the Southern Baptist Convention lost control of the national organization to...

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Williams, Lacey Kirk

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 136 words.

Lacey Kirk Williams was converted and baptized in 1884 at the Thankful Baptist Church, which his parents helped found in Brazos Bottom, Texas. From the start of his career as a Baptist...

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National Baptist Publishing Board.

Regennia N. Williams.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1194 words.

In 1896 the Reverend Richard Henry Boyd led the successful effort to launch the National Baptist Publishing Board in Nashville, Tennessee. From the outset the organization was committed...

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Baptist Church, African Americans And.

Thomas E. Carney.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1611 words.

In many respects the final decades of the nineteenth century were the golden years of the African American Baptist experience. For a brief time at the close of the nineteenth century and...

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Boyd, Richard Henry

Zipporah G. Glass.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1096 words.

Baptist minister, was born Dick Gray in Noxubee County, Mississippi, the son of Indiana, a slave woman; nothing is known of his father's identity, but the surname Gray is the same as the...

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Jackson, Joseph Harrison

J. “Luke” Wood.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1051 words.

president of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., was born in Rudyard, Mississippi, to Henry Jackson and Emily Johnson Jackson. Jackson received a bachelor of arts degree from...

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