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The Riverside Church
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateNew York, NY
DenominationInterdenominational churches
SubjectFine Arts
NotesThe Riverside Church, in the City of New York, is at Riverside Drive and 122nd Street. The Nave of the Church and the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial Tower were opened for worship and use in October, 1930. The South Wing was completed and dedicated in December, 1959. The Cathedral of Chartres, France (built A. D. 1195-1260) was the inspiration for the French Gothic architecture of the building. The tower houses a carillon of 74 bells.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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