Springfield in Greene County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
St. Paul United Methodist Church
First service in this building was June 26, 1904. Expansion program was completed in 1923. Exterior features are Ionic columns, stained glass windows, and dome. History of congregation dates from 1831. It once occupied historic structure at Walnut and South, whose pulpit furnishings are preserved in this church.
Erected 1976 by Springfield Historical Sites Board and City-County Bicentennial Committee.
Location. 37° 12.436′ N, 93° 17.37′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Missouri, in Greene County. Marker is on Walnut Street near Jefferson Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 413 East Walnut Street, Springfield MO 65806, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Post Office in Springfield (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landers Theatre (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gillioz Theater (about 700 feet away); Wilshire Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Store in Greene County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shrine Mosque Butterfield Overland Stage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Springfield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Also see . . . St. Paul United Methodist Church. (Submitted on June 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 556 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.