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The Old Dutch Church Sleepy Hollow
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State Tarrytown, NY
Denomination Reformed Church
Subject Fine Arts
Notes The Old Dutch Church is the oldest on the Hudson and was made from brick and stone brought from Holland by Frederick Philipse and his wife Katrina von Cortland, in 1690. In the burial-yard adjoining is the grave of Washington Irving and a plain slab with this simple inscription: Washington Irving, Born April 3, 1783. Died November 28. 1859.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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