Letter of standing for Sarah, a "sister of colour," from Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. The letter stated that Sarah held full membership with the church and that she would be dismissed when she joined a church of the same faith.
2 pages / text, handwritten
Mount Gilead Baptist Church. "Letter of Standing for Sarah from Mount Gilead Baptist Church." (1849) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/76569.
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