Details for Ebenezer Lutheran Church (Atlas Number 5507013742)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507013742

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Marker Number 13742
Atlas Number 5507013742
Marker Title Ebenezer Lutheran Church
Index Entry Ebenezer Lutheran Church
Address 291 Church St.
City Maxwell
County Caldwell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 615739
UTM Northing 3305606
Subject Codes churches
Marker Year 1986
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 291 Church Street
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text In 1885 the Rev. C. Kreuzenstein conducted the first formal German Lutheran worship service in this area. On June 3, 1886, a congregation was organized with 20 charter families. In 1924, during the pastorate of the Rev. Hans Erich Krause (1887-1942), this Gothic Revival building was constructed. Designed by San Antonio architect Leo Dielmann, the basilica-plan brick church features a tower with Romantic German Gothic details. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1986

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Ebenezer Lutheran Church
Ebenezer Lutheran Church