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   Container / Location    Title
 
Trustee's Records of the Baptist Church and Society in Savona [series]: (Volume 1)
Trustee records minutes of annual meetings to elect trustees containing time, place, date, an account of notices given, the results of elections and, occasionally, resolutions concerning church property. Contents include:

 
Page 1-3
"The Law on religious incorporation."

 
Page 4-6
"Powers and duties of trustees."

 
2/27/54
First meeting to elect trustees.

 
3/6/54
Motion to build a meeting house.

 
1874
Last entry.

 
1874
Subscription list.

 
1866-1876
Expense list.

 
1882
"A list of Names of those who paid toward repairing the church 1882."

 
Revised list of members of the Campbell and Bath Baptist Church, 1866-1886 [series]: (Volume 2)
List contains names of members, if dismissed or deceased, if elected deacon and, occasionally, how received. In addition, a second list records attendance by year (1868-1890), and by month (1874-1887). The list for 1887 was not microfilmed. It can be found in the accessions folder.

 
Register, Book B, 1855-1890 [series]: (Volume 3)
This "register" contains a brief history of the congregation, a list of baptisms, pastors and members, and covenant meeting minutes (1855-1890). Note that the microfilm target sheet prefaces volume three inaccurately stating "#6097".

 
Page 1-4
A Brief History of the Campbell and Bath.

 
Page 4
List of pastors.

 
Page 5
List of baptisms shows administrator, date and number.

 
Page 8-13
Disposition of members, pastors and deacons.

 
Page 14-
Covenant minutes commence. 9/8/55. Minutes name the moderator, approximate attendance, report on some disciplinary cases, and record the disposition of members. Special Covenant meetings are also recorded. Items of note include:
June 5, 1869: Reported formation of a branch of the church in Campbell.
January 3, 1874: Voted to apply to change the name of the church to the Savona Baptist Church. Application is granted.
March 7, 1874: Campbell branch is set off as the First Baptist Church of Campbell.
Mar. 7-23, 1879: Revival.
August 2, 1890: Last meeting. "A Centennial Trustee Law" 1876. Obituaries of Jerome B. Peterson and Almira Brundage.