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          1John Jamison Moore, D. D., History of the A. M. E. Zion Church in America. Founded in 1796, in the City of New York: Electronic Edition [book online] (York, PA. ; 1884, accessed February 2017) ; available from Documenting the American South. http://docsouth.unc.edu/church/moorej/moore.html; Internet.  370

Call number BX8453 .A4 M6 (Holgate Library, Bennett College, Greensboro, North Carolina )

2Ibid., 241

3Ibid., 242

4Ibid., 184

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           5J. W. Hood, D.D., LL. D., Sketch of the Early History of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church with Jubilee Souvenir and an Appendix: Electronic Edition [book online] (Charlotte, N. C. ; A. M. E. Zion Publishing House, 1914, accessed February 2017) ; available from Documenting the American South http://docsouth.unc.edu/church/hood/hood.html; Internet. 29

Call number (T) E185 .S37 (James E. Shepard Memorial Library Treasure Room, North Carolina Central University, Durham, N. C.)

Source Description: Primary Electronic Edition: Documenting the American South
           6John Jamison Moore, D. D., History of the A. M. E. Zion Church in America. Founded in 1796, in the City of New York: Electronic Edition [book online] (York, PA. ; 1884, accessed February 2017) ; available from Documenting the American South. http://docsouth.unc.edu/church/moorej/moore.html; Internet.  268

7Ibid., 270

8Ibid., 189

9Ibid., 281

10Ibid., 191

11Ibid., 192

12Ibid., 305

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13Walls, William J. The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church,
Reality of the Black Church. Charlotte NC: A. M. E. Zion Publishing House, 1974.

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          14Bishop Alexander Walters, My Life and Work: Electronic Edition [book online] (NEW YORK CHICAGO TORONTO LONDON AND EDINBURGH ; Flemin H. Revell Company, 1917, accessed February 2017) ; available from Documenting the American South http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/walters/walters.html; Internet. 86

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15Walls, William J. The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Reality of the Black  Church. Charlotte NC: A. M. E. Zion Publishing House, 1974.

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Jacob W. Powell, Birds Eye View Louisville General Conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church [book online] (Boston Mass. ; The Lavalle Press, 1918, accessed February 2017) ; available from Harvard College Library

https://books.google.com/books?id=Vf8-AAAAYAAJ&pg=RA2-PA89&lpg=RA2-PA89&dq=Bishop+Linwood+Westinghouse+Kyles&source=bl&ots=QIaoUxNqN5&sig=TwXUhexTM208ddTPvOA7FSxLT94&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjH8Oar2IDRAhUL_WMKHTY1DmUQ6AEIJzAC#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Linwood%20Westinghouse%20Kyles&f=false; Internet.

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                Beasley, Delilah Leontium, The Negro trail blazers of California [book online] (Los Angeles CA. ; 1919, accessed February 2017) ; available from Stanford University Libraries

http://books.google.com/books?id=Xk8OAQAAIAAJ&pg=PA160&dq=african+methodist+episcopal+zion+church+in+california#v=onepage&q=african%20methodist%20episcopal%20zion%20church%20in%20california&f=false ; Internet.

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                Edited by Martha Simmons and Frank A. Thomas – 1st ed, Preaching With Sacred Fire: An Anthology of African American Sermons, 1750 To The Present [book online] (New York NY. ; W. W. Norton & Company, Inc, accessed February 2017) ; available from

https://books.google.com/books?id=gj9D4cCE4fwC&pg=PA889&lpg=PA889&dq=Bishop+Josiah+Samuel+Caldwell&source=bl&ots=eM_D2g9A-N&sig=wsq5uvyhHIVl135NjJ39rrO7vKc&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi_0ZaJ3J_RAhWIKWMKHX1-DhMQ6AEIHTAB#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Josiah%20Samuel%20Caldwell&f=false ; Internet. 889

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Bradley, Sr., David Henry. A History of the A. M. E. Zion Church 1796 – 1872 (Part 1). Nashville TN: The Parthenon Press, 1970.

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Bradley, Sr., David Henry. A History of the A. M. E. Zion Church Vol. II 1872 – 1968. Nashville TN: The Parthenon Press Second Printing, 1972.

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                J. W. Hood D.D., LL.D, One Hundred Years of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church; or, The Centennial of African Methodism [book online] (New York. ; A.M.E. Zion Book Concern, 1895, accessed February 2017) ; available from Documenting the American South. http://docsouth.unc.edu/global/result.html?tgm=African%20Methodist%20Episcopal%20Zion%20Church–People.&projid=5 ; Internet.

Search Results: 86 images with subject African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church–People.

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                Sandy Dwayne Martin, For God and Race [book online] (Columbia, SC. ; University of South Carolina, accessed February 2017) ; available from

https://books.google.com/books?id=xqJu-uH6k-8C&pg=PA98&lpg=PA98&dq=Bishop+William+H.+Hillery&source=bl&ots=ksoDpTmTaL&sig=3aKfd2bAh7L6JKpCW-ZMuJ9_F2c&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjklv6luLTSAhVohlQKHTBpBQMQ6AEIRjAM#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20William%20H.%20Hillery&f=false. Internet. 98

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                Lorenzo J. Greene, Selling Black History for Carter G. Woodson A Diary, 1930-1933 [book online] (Columbia, Missouri. ; University of Missouri Press, accessed February 2017) ; available from https://books.google.com/books?id=uPPrw5ZCMcoC&pg=PA68&lpg=PA68&dq=Bishop+Lynwood+Westinghouse+Kyles&source=bl&ots=ut3AhD-Oo_&sig=o6B_Y8WrOBJLCrwz4EcyLw-fMi4&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjV3tTB4J_RAhUQ1mMKHRbPBncQ6AEIGzAA#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Lynwood%20Westinghouse%20Kyles&f=false ; Internet. 68

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                Edited by Larry G. Murphy, J. Gordon Melton, and Gary L. Ward, Encyclopedia of African American Religions [book online] (New York London. ; Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2011, accessed February 2017) ; available from

Bishop Lynwood Westinghouse Kyles
https://books.google.com/books?id=fS0kAgAAQBAJ&pg=PT1337&lpg=PT1337&dq=Bishop+Lynwood+Westinghouse+Kyles&source=bl&ots=pn_wRo8Pdk&sig=ESeRFPet83nQDVbs7XKg8Mpt7Qw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjV3tTB4J_RAhUQ1mMKHRbPBncQ6AEIHzAB#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Lynwood%20Westinghouse%20Kyles&f=false ; Internet.

Bishop William Cornelius Brown
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PR8&lpg=PR8&dq=Bishop+William+Cornelius+Brown&source=bl&ots=lIr4cFLzrx&sig=Pn-hEiEknaNFHlC7RXTwk3dRLH8&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiS1P_B55_RAhWnjFQKHVotCSEQ6AEINzAJ#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20William%20Cornelius%20Brown&f=false ; Internet. 127

Bishop Joseph Dixon Cauthen
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA153&lpg=PA153&dq=Bishop+Joseph+Dixon+Cauthen&source=bl&ots=lIr4cFMBwy&sig=8PprTB0H3J-NzSqmEgCuK_1y5FE&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiUxMSW7J_RAhVBT2MKHeanDNIQ6AEIOTAJ#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Joseph%20Dixon%20Cauthen&f=false ; Internet. 152

Bishop William Alexander Hilliard
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA352&lpg=PA352&dq=Bishop+William+Alexander+Hilliard&source=bl&ots=lIr4cFNzyw&sig=5S4R7zPkXhH8pvsTJ0AzMeLdHe4&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwitsKmc75_RAhVH92MKHb-pBJcQ6AEITDAO#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20William%20Alexander%20Hilliard&f=false ; Internet. 352

Bishop Josiah Samuel Caldwell
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA143&lpg=PA143&dq=Bishop%C2%A0Josiah+Samuel+Caldwell&source=bl&ots=lIr8cLNxyB&sig=poVAQI5Ffs5bQcdCLeL-3XBO680&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiosJSWg5bSAhUY1GMKHVyADa0Q6AEILTAF#v=onepage&q=Bishop%C2%A0Josiah%20Samuel%20Caldwell&f=false ; Internet. 143

Bishop Herman L. Anderson
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA45&lpg=PA45&dq=Bishop+Herman+L.+Anderson&source=bl&ots=lIr8fILAtz&sig=os54X6Qa1mCF_AupfL8t1IupCJw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjq-9u86p3SAhVNymMKHTVnBY04ChDoAQgZMAA#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20Herman%20L.%20Anderson&f=false ; Internet. 44

Bishop George J. Leake, III
https://books.google.com/books?id=fxsmAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA451&lpg=PA451&dq=Bishop+George+J.+Leake,+III&source=bl&ots=lIr8fIMxvx&sig=KjMfmnIVCCaudfLgjbzbfL_WMgA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwje7KCT7Z3SAhVP9mMKHX9rAaQQ6AEIMTAE#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20George%20J.%20Leake%2C%20III&f=false ; Internet. 451

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                Henry Davenport Northrop, D. D., Hon. Joseph R. Gay and Prof. I. Garland Penn “The College of Life or Practical Self Educator: A Manual of Self Improvement for the Colored Race.” [Book Online] (1896 accessed February 2017) ; available from

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                Marika Sherwood, Origins of Pan-Africanism Henry Sylvester Williams, Africa, and the African Diaspora [book online] (New York London. ; Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2011, accessed February 2017) ; available from

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                Bettye Collier-Thomas, Jesus, Jobs, and Justice: African American Women and Religion: Electronic Edition [book online] (New York. ; Alfred A. Knopf, 2010, accessed February 2017) ; available from

https://books.google.com/books?id=FES5klacj0AC&pg=PA490&lpg=PA490&dq=Bishop+William+H.+Hillery&source=bl&ots=DseJOlPt7i&sig=gmuTrMAJZcJzWtc7ZUdTEt9qFdo&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjklv6luLTSAhVohlQKHTBpBQMQ6AEIQzAL#v=onepage&q=Bishop%20William%20H.%20Hillery&f=false ; Internet. 490

 

More sources

Community African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church http://www.communityamezion.org/our-church-history/

Hillard Chapel AME Zion – Stockton, CA

Hilliard Chapel, Stockton CA

First AME Zion – Portland, OR
100th Church Anniversary Program

St. James Temple A. M. E. Zion Church – Fairbanks, AK
http://westernamezion.org/alaska/stjames.html

Read our full history – First AME Zion Church – San Jose, CA
firstamezionsj.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/History_of_First_Church1-11.docx

In Memory of Odell H Thompson
http://www.memorialsolutions.com/sitemaker/sites/terryf0/obit.cgi?user=1362278Thompson

Bishop Joseph Dixon Cauthen – Calvary Cemetery
http://historicforrest.com/HSites/NorfolkVA/calvaryCemetery/bishopJosephDixonCauthen.html