St. John A.M.E. Church Interior


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St. John A.M.E. Church Interior from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of St. John A.M.E. Church Interior. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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St. John A.M.E. Church Interior is a picture, with genre photograph.

It was created in 1900.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church was begun in 1895, when Sunday school classes were started at the home of Peter Banks under the leadership of James Birkhead, D. H. Taborn, Charles B. Kiner and J. T. Horton. A lot was purchased from Mrs. Millie Alston in 1897 and a building was moved there. While the building was being renovated, services were held in Sharon Township Hall. Originally named Bethel A.M.E. Church, the name changed when a new church was built in 1914. This picture shows the old church's interior.

It covers the topics African Americans, buildings and church buildings.

It features the organization St. John African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 78-G-135K.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0542.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on April 16, 2002. It was last updated March 9, 2022.