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Sedona in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1956

 

— City of Sedona Landmark No. 19 —

 
Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1956 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
1. Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1956 Marker
Inscription.  
It took decades of searching for a perfect location before Marguerite Brunswig Staude's inspiring modern Catholic church could be built. The Chapel of the Holy Cross is an extraordinary architectural achievement, designed by architects Anshen & Allen. Its modern design and construction were considered bold and daring in the 1950s, winning an ALA Award of Honor in 1957.
 
Erected by the City of Sedona. (Marker Number 19.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureChurches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1957.
 
Location. 34° 49.936′ N, 111° 46.003′ W. Marker is in Sedona, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is on wall just to the right of church entrance. You have to walk up from parking lot to visit church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 780 Chapel Road, Sedona AZ 86336, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pushmataha, 1960 (approx. 2 miles away); USFS Range House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Cook's Cedar Glade Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hart Pump House
Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1956 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
2. Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1956 Marker
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(approx. 2.2 miles away); The Hart Store, 1926 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Little Horse Park/Chapel of the Holy Cross (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sedona Heritage Museum (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sedona Historical Society (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sedona.
 
Also see . . .
1. St. John Vianny Catholic Community. Parish Website (Submitted on December 2, 2019.) 

2. Chapel of the Holy Cross (Sedona, Arizona). Wikipedia entry (Submitted on March 4, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Chapel of the Holy Cross, NRHP Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
3. Chapel of the Holy Cross, NRHP Plaque
This property
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

By the United States
Department of the Interior
Chapel of the
Holy Cross
Chapel of the Holy Cross image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
4. Chapel of the Holy Cross
Chapel of the Holy Cross image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
5. Chapel of the Holy Cross
Chapel of the Holy Cross image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 16, 2016
6. Chapel of the Holy Cross
Chapel of the Holy Cross image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Jackson Davis, May 8, 2019
7. Chapel of the Holy Cross
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 23, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   7. submitted on May 16, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.

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