Sunday, March 27, 2016

                                                                       March 27, 2016

Bay View Baptist Church-on right 
                                              2701 S. Logan Avenue
                                                                      (Link 2.) 

Bay View Baptist Church (demolished)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2701 S Logan Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-2213, United States
2701 S. Logan Avenue
(Link 3-page 32)

Bay View Baptist Church sat on the corner of South Logan Avenue and East Russell  Avenue, just a short short block up from S. Kinnickinnic Avenue, the main street through the area of Milwaukee known as Bay View.  It was dedicated in 1894 and was open until the late 1950's when a new church was built at 3800 S. Howell Avenue. (Link 1.)

Greg Schultz to at Facebook page Bay View Vintage Wisconsin posted 3/18/16

"The Bay View Baptist Church existed at 2701 S. Logan from 1894-1969, ...  (Facebook, Greg Schultz.)

             Exterior of Bay View Baptist Church
              with Llewellyn  Library to the right
                             on Russell Avenue


  • Reference: Title: 
              Bay View Baptist Church : seventy-fifth anniversary, 1892-1967 / [Mrs.                   Minnie May Lewis]
  •           Author: Minnie May Lewis Mrs.
  •           Subjects: Bay View Baptist Church (Milwaukee, Wis.) -- Anniversaries,                 etcMilwaukee (Wis.) -- Church history
  •          Publication Information: Milwaukee, Wis. : The Church 
  •          Format: 17 leaves : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm. 
  •          Notes: Cover title.; "Mrs. Minnie May Lewis, church history."--Leaf 1.; 
  •         "Present church: 3800 S. Howell Ave., dedicated June 1, 1958, first church:
  •          2701 S. Logan Ave., dedicated Dec. 16, 1894."--P.[1] of cover. 

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