Edward Anders Sovik
Edward Anders Sovik (1918-2014) designed the First United Church at 2420 East 3rd Street in Bloomington. He earned a B. A. degree from St. Olaf's College, studied theology at the Lutheran Theological Seminary and in 1949 graduated from the School of Architecture at Yale University. Sovik became a Member of the American Institute of Architects in 1953 and a Fellow in 1967.
An early photo of the First United Church can be seen at the Monroe County History Center.
Baptist Congregation Moves to New Church Site Sunday After 96 Years At Old One, Daily Herald Telephone, page 1, 12-7-1957