First Universalist Church of Cedar Rapids

Demolished
Also known as: People's Church
600 3rd Ave., SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Photo 

First Universalist Church of Cedar Rapids

Wikipedia

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Map 

Description 

Because of the high cost of upkeep and diminishing membership, the congregation voted to sell the building and grounds in May 2010. It was demolished in October 2011.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 24, 1978
Reference number
78001239
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of significance
Religion
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1875; 1908; 1916

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2013: New photo from Dave King
  • May 9, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Landmark has been demolished