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Fulton in Callaway County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel

Erected A.D. 1917-1918

 
 
William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
1. William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Marker
Inscription.

In memory of
William Chrisman Swope
1878 - 1909
Graduated from Westminster 1900
Faithful to every duty, self-sacrificing and helpful. A loyal officer in his church, a sincere and devout Christian
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This building has been erected by his mother in his memory

"And by it, he being dead yet speaketh"
Heb[rews] 11:4

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In memory of
Mrs. Margaret Chrisman Swope
Benefactress of Christian Education
Donor of
William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel
and
James Chrisman Memorial Organ
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"A woman that feareth the Lord.
She shall be praised. xxxxx Let her own works praise her in the gates."
Prov[erbs] 31:30-31

 
Erected by Westminster College.
 
Location. 38° 50.899′ N, 91° 57.332′ W. Marker is in Fulton, Missouri, in Callaway County. Marker is on C. F. Lampkin Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Markers are on the Westminster College Campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 Westminster Avenue, Fulton MO 65251, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
2. William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winston Churchill's "Iron Curtain" Speech (within shouting distance of this marker); President Robert L. D. Davidson (within shouting distance of this marker); Westminster Hall Threshold (within shouting distance of this marker); Westminster College Columns (within shouting distance of this marker); War Comes to Westminster College (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Berlin Wall (about 600 feet away); The National Winston Churchill Museum (about 700 feet away); The Winston Churchill Memorial and Library (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fulton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Swope Chapel at Westminster College Monuments. (Submitted on November 25, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Swope Chapel Postcard at Pinterest. (Submitted on November 25, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of the Swope Memorial Chapel Windows. (Submitted on November 25, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Margaret Chrisman Swope Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
3. Margaret Chrisman Swope Marker
William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 12, 2013
4. William Chrisman Swope Memorial Chapel Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 503 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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