San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Original Site of Third Baptist Church
The First African American Baptist Church West of the Rocky Mountains
California Registered Historical Landmark No. 1010
Plaque placed by the State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with Third Baptist Church, April 9, 1995.
Cora Mary Jackson, Church Historian • Dr. Amos C. Brown, Pastor
Erected 1995 by California State Department of Parks and Recreation, Third Baptist Church of San Francisco. (Marker Number 1010.)
Location. 37° 48.145′ N, 122° 24.473′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Avenue and Greenwich Street, on the right when traveling north on Grant Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94133, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Telegraph Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coit Memorial Tower Coit Tower (about 600 feet away); Juana Briones y Tapia de Miranda (about 600 feet away); Telegraph Hill Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Francis of Assisi Church (approx. ¼ mile away); The Saloon (approx. ¼ mile away); The Stinking Rose (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
Also see . . . TBC Yesterday. The Third Baptist Church of San Francisco's history. (Submitted on February 15, 2012.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 15, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.