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Timeline Milestone

Ground is broken at the new building at 22nd and San Antonio Street, August 12, 1907


The church breaks ground at the present site at 22nd and San Antonio Street.

Additional History/Context

Church attendance continued to grow, which led to the church selling the building on Nueces Street, and purchasing the property at 22nd and San Antonio Street.

Associated Documents

  • History of church buildings, notes, February 2, 1962
  • A Working Plan for Building Your New University Presbyterian Church, pamphlet, undated
  • Associated Bound Material

  • 100 Years of Service, booklet, circa 1992
  • Fiftieth Anniversary, Highland, The University Presbyterian Church, booklet, January 30- February 1, 1942
  • Associated Images

  • The church on San Antonio Street, photograph, circa 1908
  • San Antonio Street at 22nd, photograph, 1908
  • Themes

    Founding & Growth


    Church historyChurch growthNueces StreetSan Antonio StreetChurch buildingsHighland Presbyterian ChurchChurch founding