This Week in Texas Methodist History

10/2/2012

Boynton Chapel MEC Hosts Houston District Conference October 3, 1900.

 

Delegates to the Houston District Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church convened at Boynton Chapel at the corner of Dallas and Paige (about 10 blocks southeast of the current George R. Brown Convention Center) on October 3, 1900. Less than a month earlier coastal Texas had suffered the greatest natural disaster in United States history, the hurricane of September 6-8, 1900... 

 

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