Title of Collection

Mt. Olive Baptist Church Records (Morgan County, OH), 1827-2008

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a photocopy of the original record books of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church (Penn Township, Morgan County, Ohio). This group was associated, and later merged with the nearby Church of Christ, and even referred to themselves as "The Church of Christ" (p. 14). This collection also includes letters from Tom Lavender and Ralph Hickerson that shed light on some of the history behind the records book.

Donor Note

Tom Lavender and Ralph Hickerson


The collection is arranged in two parts: Letters and the Records book.

Content List

Folder 1: Letters Folder 2: Mt. Olive Baptist Church Records book


Churches of Christ--(Ohio)



Extent of Collection

2 folders This collection is housed in the small manuscripts filing cabinet.

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #161

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU StaffAudrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Lavender, Tom; Hickerson, Ralph; Hickerson, Mary; Hickerson, David; HIckerson, William Henry


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