Tabernacle Baptist Church Burns

I have been told that these fires had been set by Klan members as intimidation tactics. Tabernacle would rebuild and is still a thriving church today! The Monroe News-Star, February 26, 1915, Page 1 NEGRO CHURCH WAS DESTROPED [sic] BY FIRE The Tabernacle Baptist church, colored, at Ninth and Breard streets was totally destroyed by … Continue reading Tabernacle Baptist Church Burns