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Scandinavian Methodist Episcopal Church incorporated in Wisconsin

Wisconsin, 1857, zoomable map
The nation's first Scandinavian Methodist Episcopal Church was incorporated in Cambridge, Wisconsin. The new church had a fifty-two person congregation under the leadership of the Reverend Christian B. Willerup. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 387.


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