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Tindley Temple

 
 
Tindley Temple Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 23, 2015
1. Tindley Temple Marker
Inscription. Founded 1902 as East Calvary Methodist Church. Renamed for its founder, Rev. Charles A. Tindley. Born a slave in Maryland, he did much to assist later migrants from the South. After his death, Tindley Temple continued to sponsor needed community programs.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.465′ N, 75° 9.967′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on South Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 762 South Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19146, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Local 274, American Federation of Musicians (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First African Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jack and Jill of America Foundation (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dunbar Theatre (approx. mile away); Gertrude E. H. Bustill Mossell (approx. mile away); Billie Holiday (approx. mile away); Mercy Hospital (approx. mile away); Philadelphia Tribune (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.
 
Tindley Temple image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 23, 2015
2. Tindley Temple
Tindley Temple image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 23, 2015
3. Tindley Temple
Tindley Temple image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 23, 2015
4. Tindley Temple
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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