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Eau Claire in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

First Congregational Church / Community House

 

—City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission —

 
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By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
1. First Congregational Church / Community House Marker
Inscription.
First Congregational Church
Established 1856. Erected 1919-1921 after fire destroyed the original edifice. Twentieth century Gothic architecture.

Approved June Sixteen
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Two


Community House
Erected 1914. Designed by Prairie School architects Purcell and Elmslie who were significant for this simple, wide gable roof design.

Approved June Sixteen
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Two

 
Erected 1982 by the City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 44° 48.313′ N, 91° 30.379′ W. Marker is in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in Eau Claire County. Marker is on Broadway Street west of Third Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 Broadway Street, Eau Claire WI 54703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Congregational Church Parsonage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Pinkum House (about 400 feet away); Coghlan-Foote (about 500 feet away); Charles Ingram House
Community House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
2. Community House and Marker
(about 600 feet away); Mrs. Dewitt Clark House (about 800 feet away); J. D. R. Steven House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miria Gans House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eliza Parrant House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eau Claire.
 
Also see . . .
1. First Congregational Church. (Submitted on August 15, 2014.)
2. First Congregational United Church of Christ. (Submitted on August 15, 2014.)
3. Purcell & Elmslie. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 15, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
First Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
3. First Congregational Church
National Register of Historic Places #74000085
Listed July 18, 1974
First Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
4. First Congregational Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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