Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church
Rose Hill is the oldest black baptist congregation in the state, with origins dating to 1837. This 1908 building replaces the first wooden church and contains a 1912 Moller pipe organ. Randle Pollard was the first official pastor, serving from 1867-1890.
Erected 2000 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 31° 33.763′ N, 91° 23.837′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on Madison Street east of North Union Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 607 Madison Street, Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Street Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Intersection of Jefferson and North Union streets (approx. 0.2 miles away); Zion Chapel A.M.E. Church (approx. ¼ mile away); 300 Block of Martin Luther King Street (approx. ¼ mile away); Rhythm Night Club (approx. ¼ mile away); Churches in the St. Catherine Street Neighborhood Zion Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Views of St. Catherine Street - Western End (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion •
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