Photos of First United Brethren Church and Rev. Maurice B. Spayd.

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Title

Photos of First United Brethren Church and Rev. Maurice B. Spayd.

Subject

Churches
United Brethren
Photo File: Churches
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photograph of the First United Brethren. This First United Brethren Church stood for many years at Eldorado and Broadway. It was the second building for the congregation, the first one having been erected at Cerro Gordo and Main Streets in 1857 after the church was organized in 1856. In 1873 the above church was built and it served until 1910 when the congregation moved into the present church at Eldorado and Union Streets, the site of the Billy Sunday tabernacle when he conducted a revival here in 1908. Photograph of Rev. Maurice B. Spayd; (died 5/13/1941) pastor of the First United Brethren Church from 1896 to 1901. (Photo ran 9/21/1914).

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Churches

Publisher

Herald and Review, Decatur, IL.
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

c. 1900's

Contributor

Herald and Review
Rev. Maurice B. Spayd

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

CH4-CH5

Coverage

Churches, United Brethren Churches, Photo File: Churches, Decatur, IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10" and 4 x 4"

Files

CH4-UNITED BRETHEN, CENTRAL _1908.jpg
CH5-CHURCH_OF_THE-BRETHREN-1,SPAYD_REV_MAURICE_B, 9-21-1914.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photos of First United Brethren Church and Rev. Maurice B. Spayd.,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 22, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2907.