Methodist Episcopal Church - Flagstaff
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Flag_Mtn_Hkrs
N 35° 11.998 W 111° 39.189
12S E 440543 N 3895414
Quick Description: Historical Marker on the front of the Flagstaff Federated Community Church in Flagstaff, AZ.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 8/12/2009 4:04:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM704N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 18

Long Description:
Methodist Episcopal Church
1906 -1916

Flagstaff Federated Community Church 1916 - Present

Flagstaff's first congregation was formed by the Methodists in 1883 and they raised the first church five blocks east of here in 1887. In 1906 they moved here and constructed this Gothic Style building of locally quarried red sandstone. The interior, originally in the Akron Architectural style, featured semi-circular seating sloping down toward the elevated pulpit in the northwest corner. Services began the next year. In 1916 the Methodists and Presbyterians joined to become the Flagstaff Federated Community Church.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Marker Name: by Flagstaff Federated Community Church and Arizona Historical Society

Type of history commemorated: Place

County: Coconino

Name of any agency/ agencies setting marker:
by Flagstaff Federated Community Church and Arizona Historical Society

Year placed: 1991

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