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First Baptist Church - Nashville, Tennessee

Portrait #1854

Served as Pastor from 1899 until 1909
Subject/Title:
Burrows, Lansing
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:prior to 1909
Owner/Location:First Baptist Church
108 7th Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 664-6000
www.firstbaptistnashville.org
Frame Dimensions:14 x 29 (with enclosed narrative)
Image Dimensions:9 1/2 x 8
Materials/Media:Charcoal on Paper ... As submitted photograph of the original from the Calvert Bros, Collection
Date Documented:16 February 2012
Condition:Excellent

Description:Upper torso turned to the right. Subject is wearing glasses and is dressed in a period coat with satin collar, white shirt, and tie.
History of Work:Unknown
Notes:Reverend Burrows service to the Baptist demonination spanned 50 years. He assisted in hosting the 1904 meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. At First Baptist Church, he distinguished himself as a superior preacher and led the Church to join the Nashville Baptist Association in 1900.

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