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Little Church

Millerite Church

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Introduction
History

Introduction

Around 1844, the “Little Church” is built on the reservation. It was a Millerite Church; a sect of the Congregationalist church.

Today, there is no evidence of the church beyond photographs.

History

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The ‘Little White Church’ Photo by Denise Silva Dennis, ca. 1980s

1988

First Shinnecock Museum committee begins raising money for the establishment of a Shinnecock Museum to be based in the “Little Church” building that was still standing at that time.1

  1. Shinnecock Indian Powwow 1981 Program, pp. 13

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