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Interior of Christ Church, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Alternate title:Interior, Christ Church, Alexandria, Va.
Summary:A color image of the interior of Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Washington's pew and that of Col. Robert E. Lee remain unchanged. The chancel rail, the mural tablets of the Apostles' Creed and the Lord's Prayer, the communion table, reading desk and chairs, and the crystal chandelier of brass with its 12 candlesticks, were all used during Washington's time. The record of his purchase of his pew, the day the Church was finished, and the long handled purses used for the collections may be see in the vestry room." Postcard numbers: 31 and R-22582.
Provider:Leet Brothers
West Virginia Railway
Printing place:North America
United States of America
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: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:Churches
Historic buildings
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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