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St. John's UCC

St. John's UCC
St. John's UCC

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a.k.a. St. John's German Evangelical

321 NW 3rd St, formerly 25 Lower 3rd St
Evansville, IN

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1850 Church built
1893 Remodeled with square towers after steeple damaged
1921 Parish hall erected
c1951 Enlarged and modernized


East corner of 3rd St and Ingle St
District: Downtown
Latitude: 37.974303557335
Longitude: -87.57440328598
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Style: Tudor Revival, Other
Architect: Capelle & Troutman



st john evangelical organized 1850 3rd and ingle started edge of city (8th and chandler?) cornerstone june 1 1851 dedicated nov 28 1852

parsonage 1867

"old school hall" at left dates back to 1868 at 28-32 2nd av / Market St corner Ingle

storm tore down steeple and rebuilt 1893 in 1884 sanborn but not 1888 map (one on school, misdrawn?) gothic revival with 2 square towers erected (larger one at left/NE)

parish hall at right built 1921, remodeled 1947

parsonage torn down 1948

remodeled c1951 with stone facade

addition/remodel? 1965 probably when old school was torn down

See also

Press article - St John's Passes Century Mark (3/31/1950) Churches / Religion Downtown district

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