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Baptists immerse Christians
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 1, 1964 reads, "Members of the Baptist Church baptize only by immersion. Above, Dr. Harold L. Frickett, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Van Nuys, largest Baptist Church on the West Coast, immerses Larry Fraize, 15, and Renee Fraize, 12. Baptists regard baptism as a public confession of Christian faith and a symbol of the burial and resurrection of Christ."; See images #00032064 and #00032065 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
First Baptist Church (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)
First Baptist Church (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Clergy
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Pools--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Baptist church buildings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Church buildings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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