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Christ Church interior, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1915-1930

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Summary:A color image of the interior of Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, marking the location of George Washington's pew, 1915-1930. Caption reads: "The Interior of Christ Church, Alexandria, Virginia, is the same as it was in colonial days. George Washington was one of the first vestrymen of this church. His pew is preserved as it was in his day. A neighboring pew still retains the name-plate of Robert E. Lee." Postcard number: R-64932.
Provider:B.S. Reynolds Co.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:Churches
Christianity
Washington, George, 1732-1799
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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