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First Baptist Church - Nashville, Tennessee

Portrait #1853

Served as Pastor from 1893 until 1896
Subject/Title:
Frost, James Marion
Artist:Unknown
Date Created: prior to 1896
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:Full front with shoulders toward right. Subject dressed in period frock coat, tie, and vest.
History of Work:Unknown – records of the painting are not on file in the Archives of the First Baptist Church.
Notes:After serving as senior pastor of three years, Dr. Frost returned as Corresponding Secretary of the Baptist Sunday School Board, a position he had held earlier, and became an active lay leader in the Church.

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