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The 1873 Cumberland City Directory lists two African-American churches at the end of its church listing. They are identified as follows:

McKENDREE CHAPEL (colored) - North Centre street. Rev. Wm. A. Waters, Pastor. Sunday Services: Preaching at half-past 10 a.m., and half-past 7 p.m. Sabbath School at 2 p.m. Prayer Meeting, Thursday night.

BETHEL CHURCH (colored) Frederick Street extended. Rev. C. Sampson, Pastor. Sunday Services: Preaching, Morning, Afternoon and Evening. Sabbath School, 2 P.M.



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Allegany County, Maryland

African Americans, History; Allegany County (Md.), History.

Allegany County (Md.), 1890-2008

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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