St. Paul CME Church

Collection:
New Georgia Encyclopedia
Title:
St. Paul CME Church
Creator:
McKee, Sarah E. (Sarah Elizabeth), 1971-
Katie Korth
Date of Original:
2020-07-22
Subject:
Church buildings--Georgia--Athens
African American churches--Georgia--Athens
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Buildings--Georgia--Athens
Towers--Georgia--Athens
Athens (Ga.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Location:
United States, Georgia, Clarke County, Athens, 33.96095, -83.37794
Medium:
color photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
St. Paul Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, pictured in 2007, is located in Athens. The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (CME Church) is a historically Black denomination established in 1870. Originally known as the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church, the denomination officially changed its name in 1956.
Photograph of St. Paul Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, located in Athens, Georgia. This peaked brick structure features a small white wooden tower to the left of the entrance.
The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (CME Church) is a historically black denomination established in 1870. Originally known as the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church, the denomination officially changed its name in 1956.
Metadata URL:
https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/arts-culture/christian-methodist-episcopal-church-cme-church/m-10722/
Rights Holder:
Photograph by Sarah E. McKee, New Georgia Encyclopedia
Photograph by Katie Korth
Original Collection:
http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/arts-culture/christian-methodist-episcopal-church-cme-church
Forms part of: New Georgia Encyclopedia
Holding Institution:
New Georgia Encyclopedia (Project)
Rights:
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