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Olive L Hoggins
A Proud People
October 23, 2009
Second article of a series on Quindaro focuses on the role of the church in the community. The congregations were Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal, First Baptist, and the Church of God in Christ....
A Surprising Promised Land
Seven religious denominations have headquarters in Missouri: Assemblies of God in Springfield; Community of Christ (formerly the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints) in Independence;...
Bishop Charles Pleas
Obituary for Bishop Charles Pleas, head of the Church of God in Christ, dying at the age of 89 in 1967.
Black Judaism Has Roots in Kansas
September 18, 2009
Article describes how "Black Judaism" grew out of a congregation in Lawrence, Kansas, called Church of God and Saints of Christ (COGASOC). The COGASOC congregation was founded in 1896 by a former slave,...
Church of God (Holiness)
Exterior, corner, street level view identified as Church of God (Holiness). Listed in Olive Hoggins column as at Victor Street and Askew Avenue. Aura C. Watkins named on back of photograph.
Church of God in Christ
File contains articles with pictures including the Church of God in Christ at 17th and Highland Avenues.
Deaths: The Rev. Issac G. Harris, Sr.
Obituary for Reverend Issac Harris, Sr., "78, of 3231 E. 32nd," born in Oklahoma and settling in Kansas City about 1940 as pastor of the Grace Temple Church of God in Christ.
Gothic Church Stands Vacant
Article describes Holy Name Catholic Church which currently stands vacant after being used by the Church of God in Christ as "Barker Temple" from 1975 to 1980. Built by the Dominican Fathers in 1911, the...
Historic Boone Tabernacle to Host Dedication of Building
August 2-8, 2013
Article announces that the historic Boone Tabernacle Church of God in Christ (C.O.G.I.C.) will host a dedication of its new building on August 4, 2013, at 1317 E. 12th Street. Details of the new building's...
Minister, Bruffett, Fred
Portrait identified as Rev. Fred Bruffett, 2240 Hardesty, Kansas City, Mo. Church affliation not given on photograph. According to his obituary in the Kansas City Times he was the founder of the Gospel...
Minister, Cross, Wayne V.
Portrait of Wayne V. Cross, identified on back of photograph as pastor of the Church of God at 11th and Topping.
Obituary for Bishop Virgil Moses Barker
August 30, 1974
Obituary for Bishop Virgil Moses Barker, or Virgil Barker, bishop emeritus of the Church of God in Christ Jurisdiction of Western Missouri, dying at the age of 94 in 1974.
Obituary for Reverend Fred Bruffett
January 13, 1971
Obituary for Reverend Fred Bruffett, dying at the age of 87 in January 1971, the founder of the Gospel Tabernacle of the First Church of God.
Olive L. Hoggins Papers (Centenary History of the Churches) Finding Aid
This collection of the personal files of Olive Hoggins contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, edited versions of congregational histories, ephemera, etc. Most of the denominational...
Reverend John Wright
Obituary for Reverend John Wright, pastor of the Church of God in Christ (at 2500 Mersington Street) since 1957, dying on November 1, 1969.
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p057
A portion of Kansas City from W. 16th Street south to W. 17th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Jefferson, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1909-1938, Page p071
A portion of Kansas City from W. 20th Street south to W. Penn Way and from Madison Avenue east to Pennsylvania Avenue, showing buildings, streets, and additions. Large numbers at edges of page refer to...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p080
A portion of Kansas City from E. 12th Street south to E. 14th Street and from Campbell Street east to Troost, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1939-1958, Page p082
A portion of Kansas City from E. 12th Street south to E. 14th Street and from Virginia Avenue east to The Paseo, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1A, 1939-1949, Page p114
A portion of Kansas City from W. 16th Street south to W. 17th Street and from Belleview Avenue east to Summit, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...
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