Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
First Baptist Church
Erected by The Rhode Island Black heritage Society.
Location. 41° 49.651′ N, 71° 24.507′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker can be reached from Thomas Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the left side of the main church entrance in a small garden. Marker is in this post office area: Providence RI 02903, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The First Baptist Church (a few steps from this marker); Fleur-De-Lys Studio (a few steps from this marker); First Town House of Providence (within shouting distance of this marker); Steeple Street Complex (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shakespeare's Head (about 400 feet away); The Meeting Street School (about 500 feet away); Congdon Street Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Court and State House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.