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Saint Louis Cathedral
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State St. Louis, MO
Denomination Catholic Church
Subject Fine Arts
Notes Saint Louis Cathedral named in honor of King Louis IX of France, is the largest and best example of Byzantine art and architecture in North America. Its mosaics are considered to be among the finest and also among the largest in the world. The Cathedral was begun by order of John Cardinal Glennon whose remains are buried beneath the Chapel of All Souls.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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