Details for St. Paul Methodist Church (Atlas Number 5387010892)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5387010892

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Marker Number 10892
Atlas Number 5387010892
Marker Title St. Paul Methodist Church
Index Entry St. Paul Methodist Church
Address 203 W. Pierce St.
City Clarksville
County Red River
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 309503
UTM Northing 3721190
Subject Codes Methodist (Methodist Episcopal and United Methodist) denomination; African American topics; churches
Marker Year 1971
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Originally constructed in 1883 under leadership of the Rev. John Jackson. One of the first Negro church buildings in Red River County. Prior to this members worshipped in makeshift quarters. Rebuilt in 1937. Six generations have worshipped here. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1971