New Bethel Baptist Church records, 1979-2002.

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New Bethel Baptist Church records, 1979-2002.

The collection consists of booklets and promotional materials pertinent to a variety of commemorative programs (1979, 1985-1988), and two membership handbooks (1987, 1988). Program booklets contain numerous photographs and some church history and pastoral biography.

.3 linear ft.

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Franklin, Aretha, 1942-2018

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Aretha Louise Franklin, also known as, (b. March 25, 1942, Memphis, Tennessee; d. August 16, 2018, Detroit, Michigan) was an American singer and songwriter. She began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, where her father, C. L. Franklin, was minister. In 1960, at the age of 18, she embarked on a secular career, recording for Columbia Records but achieving only modest success. ...

New Bethel Baptist Church (Detroit, Mich.)

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Organized in 1932, New Bethel Baptist Church has long been a center for religious development, civil rights leadership, and social action in the Detroit neighborhood of Linwood. Its pastors have included C. L. (Clarence LaVaughn) Franklin and Robert Smith, Jr. From the description of New Bethel Baptist Church records, 1979-2002. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 85778126 Organized in 1932, New Bethel Baptist Church has long been a center for religious development...

Franklin, C. L. (Clarence LaVaughn), 1915-1984

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African-American clergyman active in the civil rights movement in the 1960s; pastor of New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan. From the description of C. L. Franklin papers, 1957-1991 (bulk 1963-1984). (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 85778609 From the description of C. L. Franklin papers, 1957-1991 (bulk 1963-1984). (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 80233065 C.L. Franklin was a nationally known African American clergyma...