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Kingman in Mohave County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Built 1906-1907

 
 
St. Mary's Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
1. St. Mary's Catholic Church Marker
Inscription.
This building has been placed on
The National Register of
Historic Places
By the United States Department of the Interior
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Built 1906 – 1907
Constructed of locally quarried tufa stone, this Mission Revival building served as the Catholic church from 1906 to 1967. The Catholic congregation was the second religious congregation established in Kingman and the building was the second church built. It is now the oldest remaining church building.
 
Erected by Arizona State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), City of Kingman Historic Preservation Commission, Main Street Kingman & National Park Service (NPS).
 
Location. 35° 11.516′ N, 114° 3.217′ W. Marker is in Kingman, Arizona, in Mohave County. Marker is on East Spring Street east of North 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 East Spring, Kingman AZ 86401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mohave County Courthouse (about 300 feet away); A.T. & T. Building
St. Mary's Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
2. St. Mary's Catholic Church Marker
(about 300 feet away); Mohave County Jail (about 400 feet away); Elks Lodge No. 468 (about 500 feet away); Little Red Schoolhouse (about 600 feet away); U. S. Post Office (about 600 feet away); Bonelli House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingman.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Buildings
 
St. Mary's Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
3. St. Mary's Catholic Church
National Register of Historic Places Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
4. National Register of Historic Places Plaque
Mounted on entrance door of St. Mary's Catholic Church
Original St. Mary's Catholic image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
5. Original St. Mary's Catholic
Church
Founded in 1906, Diocese of Tucson
Most Reverend H. Granjon, Bishop
Reverend Cyprian Vabre, Pastor
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Museum and Gift Shop

Established 1991, Diocese of Phoenix
Most Reverend Thomas J. O'Brien, Bishop
Reverend Dennis Riccitelli, Pastor

Mounted on entrance door of St. Mary's Catholic Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,113 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 1, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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