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  • 606 Fifth St.
    Elizabeth Borough, PA 15037
  • Category: Landmarks
  • Sub-Category: African American History Guide
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Allen Chapel AME Church

Brief History

As the oldest black church in Elizabeth, having dedicated its first building on this site on July 16, 1871, Allen Chapel stands as an artifact of the early blacks and their desire to create a strong, cohesive community in Elizabeth.

Condition/Architectural Notes

Vernacular wood-frame building.