First Congregational Church of Binghamton
The United Church of Christ, First Congregational Church was established in Binghamton, New York on September 25,1836. After almost 10 years of meeting at various sites, the present sanctuary was erected in 1869 (The Church Building was dedicated on August 17,1869 ) on the corner of Main and Front Streets, in the heart of Binghamton. On most maps, Google and GPS, entering "Binghamton" will bring you to the corner of Front St. and Main St. On paper maps the word Binghamton is frequently centered on this location.
Backstory and Context