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History of the First African Baptist Church

Love, Rev. Emmanuel King. The book begins with the Savannah, Georgia church's organization January 20, 1778 through July 1, 1888. The text details the historical events leading to the ordaining of George Leile as the first African American minister in 1802. Contains frontispiece, view and engraved portraits. Click on the image below to view the frontispiece and titlepage.


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