“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Third Church Building

On This Corner

Third Church Building Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Steve Masler, May 10, 2018
1. Third Church Building Marker
Inscription.  Third church building on this corner burned in the Great Chicago Fire, 1871.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionDisasters. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
Location. 41° 52.978′ N, 87° 37.844′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington and Clark Street, on the left when traveling west on Washington. Markers are outdoors behind the Miro sculpture leading to the UMC entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 77 West Washington, Chicago IL 60602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Augustus Garrett (here, next to this marker); Eternal Flame Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington Block (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marshall Field and Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harris and Selwyn Theaters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trustees System Service Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Palmer House Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Rookery Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2018, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 18, 2018, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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