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  early churches of New Jersey

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Demarest Baptist Church
Demarest, Bergen County

The Demarest Public Library is now housed in what was once the Baptist church. The entrance to the library (pictured) is entirely new but rather in keeping—in scale and materials—with the original church. From the other side one can get a better idea of what the building originally looked like. The congregation was organized in ___ and this building erected in ___. In __ it was sold to the town and converted for use as a library.




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