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First Baptist Church of Kalamazoo
315 Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
Kalamazoo County
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Date Built: 1851

Architect: H.W. Coddington

Architect’s City: Kalamazoo

Number of Pictorial Windows: 12

Number of Non-pictorial Windows: 129

Archival Sources: church anniversary publications

Building Notes: Constructed: 1851 (Sanctuary), 1930 (Ed. bldg) Architect: (1930 ed. bldg) Ernest S. Patterson Alterations: 1871, 1912, 1951 (sanct.), 1972 (ed.bldg.). Architect: 1871: H.W. Coddington,Kalamazoo 1951: Edward Jansson, Chicago and Randall Wagner, Kalamazoo.

MSGC: 1997.0011

Census Coordinator:
Clarice W. Start