The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Church Service [Second Spiritual Baptist Church]
Identifier: e_utfc_0135
Title: Negro Church Service [Second Spiritual Baptist Church]
Description: Consists of the entire church service. Rev. M.L. Laws presided over the meeting. Mr. Bookman and his wife presided over the church, which had only recently been organized. The meeting was held in a room of their home. Sister Bookman was the pastor, and her sermon taken from Matthew 11:28 and entitled "We Must Follow Him" is included. Also included are songs and extended prayers, both of which thrived on responses from the congregation.
City: [Austin?]
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941/11/13
Creator: Laws, M.L. (speaker); Bookman, Sister (preacher); Seller, Reverand (prayer leader)
Contributor: Faulk, John Henry, Jr. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 44 minutes, 40 seconds