FIRST - The Salvation Army, Portland, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 45° 31.358 W 122° 40.590
10T E 525263 N 5041061
Quick Description: The Salvation Army commemorative plaque is located on SW Sixth Avenue near W. Burnside.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 8/25/2006 7:03:05 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 67

Long Description:


The Salvation Army commemorative plaque is located on SW Sixth Avenue near W. Burnside. On this site The Salvation Army COMMENCED its work on October 3, 1886. Captain Mary Stillwell led the FIRST Salvation Army open-air worship service at the corner of SW Fifth Street and W. Burnside.

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FIRST - Classification Variable: Item or Event

Date of FIRST: 10/03/1886

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