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New Hope Baptist

New Hope Baptist

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663 S Elliott, originally 113 Elliott St
Evansville, IN

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1911 Moved from old location on Bellemeade
1960-1 New chapel built next door


West side of Elliott between Mulberry and Bellemeade
District: Baptisttown
Latitude: 37.968877
Longitude: -87.558208
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1879 on present day walnut no name until it moved to bell st (bellmeade ave) bell st baptist church moved to elliot in 1911 renamed new hope bapt little hope baptist 1920s 113 elliott traced its origins to high st looks like different building by 1962 old church (to south) built 1911 little hope baptist [1940] new chapel built 1961 (to north) new hope baptist church (colored)1962-177 IR says 1912/1924 little hope baptist little hope baptist church 113 elliot [1922] old building damaged during 1959 excavating 1963 framework for new church collapses repaired and had to wait until 1965 for new bldg

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