St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Hallowell, ca. 1890

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St. Matthew's Episcopal Church was built in 1860 just prior to the Civil War. It was designed by Richard Upjohn and is a graceful example of a mid-nineteenth century board and batten Gothic country church. The organ at St. Matthew's is the smallest tracker-type ever designed for a public building by E. W. Lane of the Waltham Massachusetts Organ Company. Note the railroad tracks in the foreground. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings.

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  • Title: St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Hallowell, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Location: Hallowell, Kennebec County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 6 cm
  • Local Code: M-154
  • Object Type: Image

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