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Seamen's Bethel
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State New Bedford, MA
Denomination Interdenominational churches
Subject Fine Arts
Notes "In the same New Bedford there stands a Whalemen's Chapel and few are the moody fishermen...who fail to make a Sunday visit to the spot." Melville's description of the Seamen's Bethel is still accurate. Dedicated in 1832 the Bethel is owned and operated by the New Bedford Port Society.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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