Burning of the Old South Church, Bath, (1st Stage)
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The subject of this painting is the burning of the church by the Know-Nothing mob, a political party venting its resentment against Catholics and foreigners, July 6, 1854.
- Title: Burning of the Old South Church, Bath, (1st Stage)
- Creator: Hilling, John
- Creation Date: 1854
- Subject Date: 1854-07-06
- Town: Bath
- County: Sagadahoc
- State: ME
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Dimensions: 46 cm x 61 cm
- Local Code: A86-820
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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