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St. James Episcopal Church

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1872. East side of Spring St. between Bateman and Silver sts.
  • (Photograph by Julie Nicoletta)

Eureka's first church is built of local volcanic tuff, cut in irregularly sized rock-faced ashlar. The building stands two blocks east of Main Street in a quiet area of churches and houses dating from the nineteenth century. Several trailers and a railroad-tie garage are also on the street.

Writing Credits

Julie Nicoletta


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Julie Nicoletta, "St. James Episcopal Church", [, Nevada], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Nevada, Julie Nicoletta. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000, 176-176.

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