The San Francisco City Directory, 1886





Russian Church.

Place of worship, 1713 Powell. Rev. W. N. Wetchomoff, Arch-priest; residence, 1715 Powell street.

Services every Sunday at half past ten o’clock A.M. and seven o’clock P.M., and Saturday at seven o’clock P.M. Sunday School at nine o’clock A.M.

There is a school in connection with the church held everyday during the week except Sunday, for the instruction of children in religion and preparing them for the church. [p. 85]





SERVIAN MONTENEGRIAN BENEVOLENT SOCIETY.– Organized May 2, 1880. Number of members eighty-two. Meets first and third Wednesday evenings of each month at 10 California street. The objects of this society are mutial assistance in case of sickness and to bury its dead.

Officers.– L. Jovovich, President; J. Abramovich, Vice-President; A. Sorich, Treasurer; V. Jovovich, Secretary.

SLAVONIC ILLYRIC MUTUAL BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION.– Organized November 17, 1857. Incorporated April 1, 1873. Number of members, one hundred and sixty. Meets first Tuesday of each month at Red Men’s Hall.

Officers.– A. Barbich, President; L. Marisich, Vice-President; N. Filipich, Treasurer; P. Grasse, Recording Secretary; P. Marisich, Financial Secretary. [p. 96]



Wetchomoff Vladimir, arch priest Russian Church, 1715 Powell. [1301]