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Saint Louis Cathedral
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateSt. Louis, MO
DenominationCatholic Church
SubjectFine Arts
NotesSaint 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.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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