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Christ Church, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1901-1907

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Summary:Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1901-1907. Caption reads: "This old, historical edifice was built in 1767 of bricks imported from England. George Washington was a member of the vestry and the church still contains the unaltered pew which he purchased in February, 1773. Robert E. Lee and General Fitzhugh Lee were also worshippers here." Postmark: August 10, 1907; Message included.
Provider:Raphael Tuck and Sons
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
Germany
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:Churches
Christianity
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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