First Colored Baptist Church (NRIS 79003524)

Address: 340 State St., Bowling Green, Kentucky. County/parish: Warren.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places December 18, 1979.

Part of Warren County MRA (NRIS 64000258).

Also known as:

  • State Street Baptist Church

From Wikipedia:

State Street Baptist Church
The State Street Baptist Church, formerly the First Colored Baptist Church, is a historic Baptist church at 340 State Street in Bowling Green, Kentucky. It was built in 1898 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.The church was the first formally organized church for blacks in Bowling Green. It was formed in 1838 from slaves from the First Baptist Church. The present church building, built in 1898, is a one-and-a-half story brick Gothic Revival-style church with buttresses. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • Gothic Revival

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79003524

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