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Old Church at Jamestown
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State Jamestown, VA
Denomination Anglicans
Subject Fine Arts
Notes The birthplace of the Church in America. The first Church service in America was held at Jamestown, May 13th, 1607, beneath a sail lashed to trees. In 1637 the brick church was built, of which the tower still stands. Here Pocahontas and Captain John Smith attended divine service.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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