First Methodist Church - Corsicana
Founded in 1851 - Sanctuary built 1871 was not yet consecrated when State Democratic Convention met here in 1872 and laid plans to free Texas from reconstruction rule. First missionary society west of the Mississippi organized here, 1880.
H. A. Boaz ordained here, later became president of Polytechnic College, SMU, and a Bishop.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967
Location: S. 15th Street and Third Ave. Corsicana, Texas