Liberty in Clay County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
St. Luke A.M.E. Church
Clay County Historical Society Historic Landmark
Organized in 1875 by Rev. Jesse Mills. First church built in 1876. Present structure dedicated 1942 under pastorate Rev. A.G. Thurman, who also supervised construction. 104th anniversary celebrated 1979 under Rev. Jack Wills.
Erected by Clay County Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Missouri, Clay County Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 15.066′ N, 94° 25.213′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 443 North Main Street, Liberty MO 64068, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lightburne Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Mormon Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Goldman-Duckworth House (approx. ¼ mile away); Doniphan – Hubbell House (approx. ¼ mile away); Alexander W. Doniphan (approx. ¼ mile away); Liberty Lodge No. 49 I.O.O.F. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Liberty Tribune (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Liberty.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Liberty (MO) African American Walking Tour (Submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Clay County (MO) African American Legacy. (Submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.