Sacred Harp singing by members of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church - Old Chicora, Florida

Sacred Harp singing by members of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church - Old Chicora, Florida

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Title

  • Sacred Harp singing by members of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church - Old Chicora, Florida

Image Number

  • FS781219

Year

  • 1978

Date Note

  • Photographed on October 29, 1978.

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "'Years before there was a church in this area, the Sacred Harp Singers would meet at people's houses and sing. And then, later, they used to meet at an old schoolhouse which was called Johnson School and it was located on what is now Highway 674. But it disbanded and it was reorganized here at this church, the best that we can find out, on the 5th Sunday in May 1924.'"

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 slide - col.

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