John E. Murphy Urn and Plaque

Item

urn.jpg

Title

John E. Murphy Urn and Plaque

Description

Located on the east lawn in front of Todd Hall, this urn was dedicated to Reverent John E. Murphy. Reverend Murphy was one of the cofounders of Christian College and the first minister of the Frist Christian Church of Monmouth.

The plaque on the bottom of the urn reads "In memory of Rev. John E. Murphy 1806-1876 Pioneer Preacher and Educator. Co-founder of Christian College and first minister of the First Christian Church of Monmouth which was erected on this site. This tablet erected and dedicated by his descendants July 14, 1935."

Date

19350714

Rights

Copyright Not Evaluated: As of 12/04/2020, the copyright for this item has not been investigated by Hamersly Library.

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Type

Image; StillImage

Coverage

United States--Oregon--Polk County--Monmouth

Physical Dimensions

Photograph as a jpg image (96 dpi, pixel dimensions- width: 303, height: 375)

Citation

“John E. Murphy Urn and Plaque,” Omeka @ WOU, accessed November 30, 2021, https://omeka.wou.edu/document/1795.