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Red Cloud in Webster County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Grace Episcopal Church

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, September 22, 2014
1. Grace Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. Built in 1884 on the corner of Second and Walnut, the Grace Protestant Episcopal Church was moved to its present location in 1891. The brick veneer was added sometime after 1922. Willa Cather joined this church in 1922 and remained a loyal member until her death in 1947. The stained glass window "The Good Shepherd" on the north wall was given by Cather in memory of her father. Restored and donated by the Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial and Educational Foundation.
 
Erected by the Nebraska State Historical Society. (Marker Number 261.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Nebraska State Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 40° 5.447′ N, 98° 31.231′ W. Marker is in Red Cloud, Nebraska, in Webster County. Marker is at the intersection of North Cedar Street and West 6th Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Cedar Street. Click for map. Marker is on the southeast corner. Marker is in this post office area: Red Cloud NE 68970, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1871 Webster County 1971 (within shouting distance of this marker); Cottonwood Tree - 1871 (about
Grace Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 22, 2014
2. Grace Episcopal Church Marker
800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cather Childhood Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1871 Red Cloud 1971 (approx. mile away); Red Cloud Volunteer Fire Department Bell (approx. mile away); Burlington Depot (approx. 0.9 miles away); Willa Cather Memorial Prairie (approx. 6 miles away).
 
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By Bill Kirchner, September 22, 2014
3. Grace Episcopal Church
 
 
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