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St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

 
 
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Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: nave, sanctuary, and vestibule, each covered with a gable roof of a different height.
Survey number: HABS AK-92-A
Building/structure dates: 1936 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 80004586

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Schwan, transmitter
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Lower Kalskag61.51222, -160.35806
Google Map of 61.5122222, -160.3580556
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