Methodist Tabernacle

"The Methodist Episcopal Tabernacle at Greenpoint has just been built of brick, with brown stone facings, at a cost of $50,000." 1

  • 1. "Church Improvements in Brooklyn", Brooklyn Eagle, 21 July 1869 (pg. 2)
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836 Manhattan Avenue
11222 NY
United States


Sources [via NYC Ago]:
     "Churches are Reunited; Democrats May Be Saved," Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Nov. 10, 1910). 
     Cyclopædia of Methodisim. Embracing Sketches of Its Rise, Progress and Present Condition, with Biographical Notices and Numerous Illustrations. Matthew Simpson, editor. Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts, 1883. 
     "Fire Routs Epworth League," The New York Times (Jan. 6, 1902).
     "Greenpoint Methodist Nearing Centennial," Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Feb. 8, 1947).
     "Greenpoint Tabernacle," Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Mar. 12, 1870).
     Mohr, Louis F. & Co. Specification of Jesse Woodberry & Co. Organ, Op. 221 (1904). Courtesy Larry Trupiano.
     Stiles, Henry Reed. History of the City of Brooklyn: Including the Old Town and Village of Brooklyn, the Town of Bushwick, and the Village and City of Williamsburgh. Brooklyn: pub. by subscription, 1863.

     Drawing (c.1921) of Cornerstone Temple Methodist Church. Brooklyn Collection, Brooklyn Public Library.
     Cyclopædia of Methodisim. Drawing of Tabernacle Methodist Episcopal Church.

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