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Christ Church, Boston

SC001.1961.051.183.001 (RS13063)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1961
Date Notes
Volume 51, Number 183 (Winter, 1961)
Abstract
Christ Church, located in Boston's North End, which was begun in 1723, had no skilled architect or complete technical plans. Because of this, the architecture, which was inspired by the work of Christopher Wren, was translated into something entirely new and entirely American - the first great Georgian church in America.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 85
GUSN
169710
Reference Code
SC001.1961.051.183.001

Record details

Originator
Suzanne Foley (Author)
Descriptive Terms
religious buildings
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1961). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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