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Second Baptist Church
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateSt. Louis, MO
DenominationBaptists
SubjectFine Arts
Notes"The Mother Church of Saint Louis"Organized in 1817 as the First Baptist Church of Saint Louis with John Mason Peck as its first pastor. In 1823 the congregation was reorganized as the Second Baptist Church. The present edifice is considered one of the most beautiful examples of church architecture in America.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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