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Elim Community Church

1298 Homestead Road

 

—Point of Historical Interest —

 
Elim Community Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
1. Elim Community Church Marker
Inscription. This Gothic Revival structure was built in 1904 by the Advent Christian Church. The style is characterized by a steeply pitched roof, decorated barge broad along the roof edge and pointed arch windows.

The Advent Christian Congregation was formed in 1851 as one of the earliest protestant churches in Santa Clara.

The German Elim Assembly of God acquired the building in 1965 and serves Santa Clara’s German speaking community.
 
Erected 1982 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 37° 20.854′ N, 121° 56.844′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Homestead Road and Monroe Street, on the right when traveling east on Homestead Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1298 Homestead Road, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mission Santa Clara Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Downtown Santa Clara (about 600 feet away); Landrum House (about 700 feet away); Mission Corral Site (about 800 feet away); Dr. Henry Warburton House
Elim Community Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
2. Elim Community Church Marker
The marker in embedded in the sidewalk near the statue on the left.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Menzel House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Luis Arguello Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kiely House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
The Elim Community Church image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
3. The Elim Community Church
The Elim Community Church image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
4. The Elim Community Church
 
 
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