Congregational Church, Lubec, ca. 1930

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Congregational Church, Lubec, ca. 1930

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Description

According to the book "200 Years of Lubec History 1776 - 1976," this was the first church building in Lubec, completed on August 17, 1820 on Church Street. The original spire was 125 ½ feet high, but is known to have been destroyed by the Saxby Gale of 1869 and replaced by a shorter steeple. The church remains in regular use as of 2010. This image appears to be an amateur or local photographer’s postcard, probably a contact print from a 116 or 616 roll film size negative onto the postcard format printing paper then popular. The used postcard is postmarked October 23, 1930.

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About This Item

  • Title: Congregational Church, Lubec, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 12.1 cm x 7.0 cm
  • Local Code: 247 jpg
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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