Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (HMS6C)

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Allegheny County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 26.233', W 80° 0.026'

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Founded 1808 and known as the African Church. Chartered in 1818. Located nearby in early years, church was site of area's first school for colored children, 1831, and statewide civil rights convention, 1841. Congregation moved to Wylie Avenue, 1872; to Webster Avenue, 1959.
HM NumberHMS6C
Year Placed1995
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 12:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 584776 N 4476765
Decimal Degrees40.43721667, -80.00043333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 26.233', W 80° 0.026'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 26' 13.98" N, 80° 0' 1.56" W
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Area Code(s)412, 724, 215
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 401-409 First Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15222, US
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