First Colored Baptist Church

682 S. Lauderdale St.
Memphis, Tennessee

Historic Document

First Colored Baptist Church is located in Shelby County, Tennessee certified as a historic location on Friday July 14, 2000. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Religion, more specifically a Religious Structure, Church Related Residence. First Colored Baptist Church was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Person and its significance in Religion, Social History, Black.

First Colored Baptist Church Information

Other Name: First Baptis Church--Lauderdale
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Fuller, Thomas O.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1939, 1942
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scott, Samuel F.; Davis, Edgar H.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

First Colored Baptist Church Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 10
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Memphis Historic Locations Shelby County Historic Locations Tennessee Historic Locations