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St. Luke A.M.E. Church

Clay County Historical Society Historic Landmark

 
 
St. Luke A.M.E. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
1. St. Luke A.M.E. Church Marker
Inscription.

Organized in 1875 by Rev. Jesse Mills. First church built in 1876. Present structure dedicated 1942 under pastorate Rev. A.G. Thurman, who also supervised construction. 104th anniversary celebrated 1979 under Rev. Jack Wills.
 
Erected by Clay County Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Missouri, Clay County Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 15.066′ N, 94° 25.213′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 443 North Main Street, Liberty MO 64068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lightburne Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Mormon Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Goldman-Duckworth House (approx. mile away); Doniphan – Hubbell House (approx. mile away); Alexander W. Doniphan (approx. mile away); Liberty Lodge No. 49 I.O.O.F. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Liberty Tribune (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Liberty.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Liberty (MO) African American Walking Tour
St. Luke A.M.E. Church Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
2. St. Luke A.M.E. Church Marker Detail
. (Submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Clay County (MO) African American Legacy. (Submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.Man-Made Features
 
St. Luke A.M.E. Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
3. St. Luke A.M.E. Church and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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