The Religious Affiliation of Singer
Marian Anderson was raised in a devout Baptist home. She attended church every Sunday at the Union Baptist Church, where her father was an un-paid officer. He was proud of his job there, where his duties included being in charge of the ushers. Anderson first learned to sing in church choirs. [Source: Marian Anderson, My Lord, What a Morning (autobiography), Viking Press: New York (1956), page 7.]
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