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Gautier in Jackson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

New Era Missionary Baptist Church

 
 
New Era Missionary Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stephen Bell, February 27, 2009
1. New Era Missionary Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Organized ca. 1886, this African American church is the oldest continuous congregation in Gautier. Twice destroyed by fire, the church was rebuilt at its present site in 1893. The New Era Missionary Baptist Church choir sang at the 1936 inauguration of Governor Hugh L. White in Jackson.
 
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 30° 23.132′ N, 88° 37.243′ W. Marker is in Gautier, Mississippi, in Jackson County. Marker is on U.S. 90, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 715 Highway 90, Gautier MS 39553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gautier School (approx. mile away); Historic Gautier Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); The Old Place (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fernando Gautier and Sons Sawmill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Creosote Works (approx. 0.7 miles away); Twelve Oaks (approx. 0.8 miles away); Graveline (approx. 3.7 miles away); Pascagoula Fire Fighters (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gautier.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.
 
New Era Missionary Baptist Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stephen Bell, February 27, 2009
2. New Era Missionary Baptist Church Marker
New Era Missionary Baptist Church Photo, Click for full size
By Stephen Bell, February 27, 2009
3. New Era Missionary Baptist Church
 
 
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