Yesterday: Salisbury Presbyterians circa 1891
Here are the elders and deacons, circa 1891, of Salisbury’s First Presbyterian Church along with Dr. Jethro Rumple, pastor of the church from 1860-1904. Rumple, who also penned a well-known history of Rowan County, is seated at the far left. This photograph comes from ‘Salisbury Renaissance,’ a collection of historical photographs of Salisbury from 1880 to 1960. The 1981 book was compiled by Historic Salisbury Foundation and the Rowan Art Guild Gallery.
This scene is part of the historical photographs included in the 1981 book ‘Salisbury Renaissance,’ compiled by Historic Salisbury Foundation and... read more