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Christ Church, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Color image of Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Christ Church, Alexandria, Va., was completed on February 27th, 1773. George Washington, at 33 years of age, was among its first vestrymen and the pew occupied by him and his family is still preserved. It can easily be visited in connection with a trip from Washington to Mt. Vernon. No. 61591, this series, shows the Tomb of Washington at Mt. Vernon. No. 61592, the Home of Washington. No. 61494, the room in which Washington died, and No. 61493, Martha Washington's Bedroom, Mt. Vernon Mansion." Postcard number: 61491.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:Churches
Historic Buildings
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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