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Independence National Historical Park, Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State Philadelphia, PA
Denomination Methodist Church
Subject Fine Arts
Notes Founded in 1787 by Richard Allen this is the first African church in America. Reverend Allen was the first Bishop of his denomination. The present Church, the fourth on this site, dates from 1890.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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