Port Washington's African-American Heritage

Mt. Olive AME Church

Mabel Stevenson, Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church


Members, Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church


Stewardess Board, Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church, 1963

afam036(l. to r.) Marjorie Biddle, Florence Longworth, Minnie Biddle, Reverend Brown, Mary Veit, Lizzie Biddle

The board met every first Sunday of the month at Communion.

Reverend David Eato, c. 1910

afam001 Born Roslyn, Long Island.  Pastored at Mt. Olive AME Church, Port Washington.

Reverend Lillian Frier Webb, Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church

afam113Photo by Dorothea Hahn.

John Simpkins, Jr. at Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church

afam111Photo by Larry Brown.