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Nampa in Canyon County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

The Little White Church

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, August 25, 2019
1. The Little White Church Marker
Inscription.  The first L.D.S. church in Canyon County was purchased in 1910 from St. Paul's Congregation for $1000, and dragged with great difficulty through the mud from 1st St. and 14th Ave.S. to this site. It was remodeled, painted, and made ready for use as a chapel and recreation hall for the Nampa Branch of the N.W. States mission and served the Saints of Canyon County until 1938. L.C. Pond was the presiding elder, Eugene Kimball, W.A. Wilcox and others made the benches and pulpit.
 
Erected 1949 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Canyon County, Idaho. (Marker Number 139.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker series.
 
Location. 43° 35.054′ N, 116° 33.24′ W. Marker is in Nampa, Idaho, in Canyon County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street North and 11th Avenue North (Business U.S. 84) on 5th Street North. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nampa ID 83651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Northwest Nazarene University (approx. half a mile away);
The Little White Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 25, 2019
2. The Little White Church Marker
The Ward Massacre (approx. 7 miles away); To the Memory of the Pioneers (approx. 7 miles away); Peaceful Trading Turns Hostile (approx. 7 miles away); Violence is Avenged (approx. 7 miles away); Hostility Erupts Into Violence (approx. 7 miles away); The College of Idaho (approx. 7.9 miles away); Initial Point (approx. 8.3 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of the LDS Church.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 20, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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