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12th Baptist Church, Warren St., Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.002 (RS308)

Description

A view of the front façade of the Twelfth Baptist Church at 160 Warren Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. This church appears to have housed several diiferent congregations. The first floor sign reads the "Advent Mission Publication Society, booksellers, publishers, printers, and stationers." This was the publishing arm of the American Advent Mission Society. The Twelfth Street Baptist Church moved to this location in 1957 and occupies the church today.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1900-1930
Date Notes
1900s-1920s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000308
AccessID: 485
Other identifier: HNEDID-000308
GUSN
195164
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.002

Record details

Originator
Hewitson, George P. (photographer)
Other People
Fisher, Eugene C.
Other Organizations
Advent Christian Publication Society
American Advent Mission Society
Twelfth Baptist Church (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Adventism
Baptist
Gothic Revival
bell towers
churches (buildings)
exterior views
façades
publishers
religious buildings
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
West Canton Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Twelfth Baptist Church (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Large - Geo - Massachusetts - Roxbury - Modern - Public/Commercial - Unmounted

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