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Lourdes, sortie de l'église du Rosaire /

Lourdes, sortie de l'église du Rosaire /

People come out the doors and down the steps of the Church of the Rosary in Lourdes.

Panoramic view of the Place de l'Concord [sic] /

Panoramic view of the Place de l'Concord [sic] /

From Edison films catalog: Taken from an automobile. This picture was taken during the fashionable driving hour, making a complete circle of the Place de la Concorde, passing hundreds of carriages and busses. T... more

TR's funeral at Oyster Bay, 1919 /

TR's funeral at Oyster Bay, 1919 /

Views of Christ Episcopal Church, the funeral procession, and Youngs Memorial Cemetery during the funeral of Theodore Roosevelt on January 8, 1919, in Oyster Bay, N.Y. Medium close shot of specially delegated N... more

Old Stone Church, Timber Ridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia

Old Stone Church, Timber Ridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1756. First building in 1746 was logs. (Calvinist) Present church in stone, severly plain with a puncheon floor and high backed narrow pews. Later ... more

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1766. Church was in ruins in 1812. Shape is square cruciform, with all four arms same length. In 1813 county took possession to use as an academy a... more

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1712-1714. Previous church on this site built 1666. Rectangular building erected in 1714. Abandoned for 25 years after 1813, it became a roofless r... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

Aquia Church, Overwharton Parish, Fredericksburg vic., Stafford County, Virginia

Aquia Church, Overwharton Parish, Fredericksburg vic., Stafford County...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1751. Destroyed by fire in 1751, rebuilt in 1757. Parish dates from before 1680. Large number of Huguenots came to Stafford Co. after the revocatio... more

Briery Church, Keysville vic., Prince Edward County, Virginia

Briery Church, Keysville vic., Prince Edward County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. First installed pastor, Rev. Samuel Stanhope Smith, became the first president of Hampden-Sydney College. Corresponding reference print in LO... more

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1766. Church was in ruins in 1812. Shape is square cruciform, with all four arms same length. In 1813 county took possession to use as an academy a... more

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virginia

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1748. Parish formed in 1724. Was large T shaped building, the present building having only one trancept, which was added in 1744. After Revolution,... more

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virginia

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1706. Parish dates from 1664. Built in shape of a cross. Original communion table and font. Church was restored soon after 1820. Used as barracks, ... more

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virginia

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1706. Parish dates from 1664. Built in shape of a cross. Original communion table and font. Church was restored soon after 1820. Used as barracks, ... more

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: before 1700. Reconstructed in 1740-41. First church was erected in 1669, abandoned for a generation after 1800 and restored about 1830. Nave, chanc... more

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Bennett's Creek Church. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1738. Being so small it is thought to be only a part of the original structure. Rectangular. Suffolk paris... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

St. George's Church, Pungoteague vic., Accomack County, Virginia

St. George's Church, Pungoteague vic., Accomack County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1652. Often called old Pungoteague. Wrecked by Federal troops and used as a stable in 1861. Rebuilt in 1885. Corresponding reference print in L... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virginia

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1706. Parish dates from 1664. Built in shape of a cross. Original communion table and font. Church was restored soon after 1820. Used as barracks, ... more

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virginia

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1748. Parish formed in 1724. Was large T shaped building, the present building having only one trancept, which was added in 1744. After Revolution,... more

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1777. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-24. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and... more

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Bennett's Creek Church. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1738. Being so small it is thought to be only a part of the original structure. Rectangular. Suffolk paris... more

Westover Church, Charles City Courthouse vic., Charles City County, Virginia

Westover Church, Charles City Courthouse vic., Charles City County, Vi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1737. Used in early 19th century as a barn. Repaired by the families of Berkeley and Shirley, but used as a stable by Federal troops in 1862. In 18... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Alternate title: Brunswick Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1769-1770. Interior wrecked in Civil War and used as stable by troops. Partially restored and occasionally used.... more

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1632. Oldest building now standing in America which was constructed by Englishmen, twenty five years after settlement at Jamestown. Name given in r... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

Lower Surry Church, Lawnes Creek Parish, Route 10, Bacon's Castle vic., Surry County, Virginia

Lower Surry Church, Lawnes Creek Parish, Route 10, Bacon's Castle vic....

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1748. Picturesque ruin of this church stands in a large cemetery on left of road going to Surry Court House. Is said to have been burned by negroes... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

St. John's Church, Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia

St. John's Church, Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1741. This church was the scene of Patrick Henry's great speech. Henrico Parish was founded in 1611, only four years after settlement of Jamestown.... more

Jamestown Church, Jamestown, James City County, Virginia

Jamestown Church, Jamestown, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1639. Old Church Tower belongs to the fourth church. This fourth Church was burned in 1676, by Nathaniel Bacon. Repaired in 1686. Present building ... more

St. Peter's Church, Tallysville vic., New Kent County, Virginia

St. Peter's Church, Tallysville vic., New Kent County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1701-1703. Martha Danridge (Widow Custis), wife of Geo. Washington and her father's family lived in the parish and worshipped here. Traditional pla... more

Pohick Church, Lorton vic., Fairfax County, Virginia

Pohick Church, Lorton vic., Fairfax County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1773. A roof was put on ca. 1837. Church abused during the Civil War and it was put in order but not truly restored in 1874. The only woodwork rema... more

St. John's Church, West Point vic., King William County, Virginia

St. John's Church, West Point vic., King William County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1734. St. John's Parish, Old West Point Church. Carter Braxton, a signer of the Declaration, was of this parish. One transept added on south side m... more

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Alternate title: Brunswick Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1769-1770. Interior wrecked in Civil War and used as stable by troops. Partially restored and occasionally used.... more

Donation Church, Lynnhaven Parish, Norfolk, Norfolk vic., Princess Anne County, Virginia

Donation Church, Lynnhaven Parish, Norfolk, Norfolk vic., Princess Ann...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1736. Restored in recent years. The only case of the ducking a witch recorded in Va. occurred at Ducking Point in this parish in 1698. Site of firs... more

Ware Church, Gloucester vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Ware Church, Gloucester vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1690. Ware parish was established between 1651-1654. Church is of brick with glazed heads. Rectangular. Modern pews installed in 1854. Correspo... more

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1632. Oldest building now standing in America which was constructed by Englishmen, twenty five years after settlement at Jamestown. Name given in r... more

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1632. Oldest building now standing in America which was constructed by Englishmen, twenty five years after settlement at Jamestown. Name given in r... more

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virginia

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1706. Parish dates from 1664. Built in shape of a cross. Original communion table and font. Church was restored soon after 1820. Used as barracks, ... more

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1669. Only Colonial church in Va. still having the original furniture, high pulpit, communion table and beautifully carved font. Built by Robert "K... more

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735-37. Bristol Parish. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purch... more

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1777. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-24. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and... more

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Glebe Church, Jordan's Mill Hill, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Bennett's Creek Church. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1738. Being so small it is thought to be only a part of the original structure. Rectangular. Suffolk paris... more

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Lamb's Creek Church, Comorn vic., King George County, Virginia

Alternate title: Brunswick Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1769-1770. Interior wrecked in Civil War and used as stable by troops. Partially restored and occasionally used.... more

St. John's Church, West Point vic., King William County, Virginia

St. John's Church, West Point vic., King William County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1734. St. John's Parish, Old West Point Church. Carter Braxton, a signer of the Declaration, was of this parish. One transept added on south side m... more

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1766. Church was in ruins in 1812. Shape is square cruciform, with all four arms same length. In 1813 county took possession to use as an academy a... more

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Present church in form of Maltese cross. Flemish bond, glazed heads. Has been repaired three times. Reredos probably installed during repairs... more

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virginia

Hickory Neck Church, Blissland Parish, Toano, James City County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1748. Parish formed in 1724. Was large T shaped building, the present building having only one trancept, which was added in 1744. After Revolution ... more

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virginia

Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Hague vic., Westmoreland County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1706. Parish dates from 1664. Built in shape of a cross. Original communion table and font. Church was restored soon after 1820. Used as barracks, ... more

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1669. Only Colonial church in Va. still having the original furniture, high pulpit, communion table and beautifully carved font. Built by Robert "K... more

Merchant's Hope Church, Martin's Brandon Parish, Prince George vic., Prince George County, Virginia

Merchant's Hope Church, Martin's Brandon Parish, Prince George vic., P...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1657. Date was found cut on one of the roof which is thought to indicate the date of erection. Many believe this to be the oldest church standing i... more

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virgin...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1737. Abandoned after 1800 and used as a store house and distillery. Used as a stable in the Civil War. Restored but burned in 1888. Correspond... more

Vauter's Church, Loretto vic., Essex County, Virginia

Vauter's Church, Loretto vic., Essex County, Virginia

Alternate title: St. Anne's Parish House. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: before 1731. Corresponding Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South neg. no. VA-3089. Library has... more

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1697. Built of native mud; subsequent fires have hardened the walls. During Revolutionary War was used as a magazine by the British. In War of 1812... more

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1632. Oldest building now standing in America which was constructed by Englishmen, twenty five years after settlement at Jamestown. Name given in r... more

Eastern Shore Chapel, East Lynnhaven Parish, Virginia Beach vic., Princess Anne County, Virginia

Eastern Shore Chapel, East Lynnhaven Parish, Virginia Beach vic., Prin...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1754. It is the third chapel on this spot. The old communion silver is still in use. Few miles from Cape Henry the First Colonists landed and erect... more

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735-37. Bristol Parish. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purch... more

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1669. Only Colonial church in Va. still having the original furniture, high pulpit, communion table and beautifully carved font. Built by Robert "K... more

Westover Church, Charles City Courthouse vic., Charles City County, Virginia

Westover Church, Charles City Courthouse vic., Charles City County, Vi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1737. Used in early 19th century as a barn. Repaired by the families of Berkeley and Shirley, but used as a stable by Federal troops in 1862. In 18... more

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

St. Luke's Church, Smithfield vic., Isle of Wight County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1632. Oldest building now standing in America which was constructed by Englishmen, twenty five years after settlement at Jamestown. Name given in r... more

Fork Church, Ashland vic., Hanover County, Virginia

Fork Church, Ashland vic., Hanover County, Virginia

Alternate title: St. Martin's Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735. So named because situated between two wandering forks of the Pamunkey River, the North Anna. Glazed and... more

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Present church in form of Maltese cross. Flemish bond, glazed heads. Has been repaired three times. Reredos probably installed during repairs... more

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1712-1714. Previous church on this site built 1666. Rectangular building erected in 1714. Abandoned for 25 years after 1813, it became a roofless r... more

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Suffolk Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Built on the site of an old church that had fallen into ruin. Church first called St. John's in 1845. Only p... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

Aquia Church, Overwharton Parish, Fredericksburg vic., Stafford County, Virginia

Aquia Church, Overwharton Parish, Fredericksburg vic., Stafford County...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1751. Destroyed by fire in 1751, rebuilt in 1757. Parish dates from before 1680. Large number of Huguenots came to Stafford Co. after the revocatio... more

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735-37. Bristol Parish. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purch... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Blandford Church, Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735-37. Bristol Parish. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purch... more

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Christ Church, Saluda vic., Middlesex County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1712-1714. Previous church on this site built 1666. Rectangular building erected in 1714. Abandoned for 25 years after 1813, it became a roofless r... more

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1697. Built of native mud; subsequent fires have hardened the walls. During Revolutionary War was used as a magazine by the British. In War of 1812... more

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1710-1715. The court church of Colonial Virginia. Plans were furnished by Gov. Spottswood, and part of the cost was paid by the Colonial Gov't. Bui... more

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Present church in form of Maltese cross. Flemish bond, glazed heads. Has been repaired three times. Reredos probably installed during repairs... more

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Grace Church, York-Hampton Parish, Yorktown, York County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1697. Built of native mud; subsequent fires have hardened the walls. During Revolutionary War was used as a magazine by the British. In War of 1812... more

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1777. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-24. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and... more

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Little Fork Church, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1777. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-24. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and... more

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virgin...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1737. Abandoned after 1800 and used as a store house and distillery. Used as a stable in the Civil War. Restored but burned in 1888. Correspond... more

Fork Church, Ashland vic., Hanover County, Virginia

Fork Church, Ashland vic., Hanover County, Virginia

Alternate title: St. Martin's Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1735. So named because situated between two wandering forks of the Pamunkey River, the North Anna. Glazed and... more

Jamestown Church, Jamestown, James City County, Virginia

Jamestown Church, Jamestown, James City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1639. Old Church Tower belongs to the fourth church. This fourth Church was burned in 1676, by Nathaniel Bacon. Repaired in 1686. Present building ... more

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: before 1700. Reconstructed in 1740-41. First church was erected in 1669, abandoned for a generation after 1800 and restored about 1830. Nave, chanc... more

Eastern Shore Chapel, East Lynnhaven Parish, Virginia Beach vic., Princess Anne County, Virginia

Eastern Shore Chapel, East Lynnhaven Parish, Virginia Beach vic., Prin...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1754. It is the third chapel on this spot. The old communion silver is still in use. Few miles from Cape Henry the First Colonists landed and erect... more

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

St. Mary's White Chapel, Lively vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: before 1700. Reconstructed in 1740-41. First church was erected in 1669, abandoned for a generation after 1800 and restored about 1830. Nave, chanc... more

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Christ Church, Kilmarnock vic., Lancaster County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1669. Only Colonial church in Va. still having the original furniture, high pulpit, communion table and beautifully carved font. Built by Robert "K... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Suffolk Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Built on the site of an old church that had fallen into ruin. Church first called St. John's in 1845. Only p... more

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

St. John's Church, Chuckatuck, Nansemond County, Virginia

Alternate title: Suffolk Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Built on the site of an old church that had fallen into ruin. Church first called St. John's in 1845. Only p... more

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia

Farnham Church, North Farnham Parish, Farnham, Richmond County, Virgin...

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1737. Abandoned after 1800 and used as a store house and distillery. Used as a stable in the Civil War. Restored but burned in 1888. Correspond... more

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Owens vic., King George County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1766. Church was in ruins in 1812. Shape is square cruciform, with all four arms same length. In 1813 county took possession to use as an academy a... more

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Hungar's Church, Eastville vic., Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1680-91. On the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Chesapeake Bay on the other. Before the Revolution we are told that the furnishin... more

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Abingdon Church, White Marsh vic., Gloucester County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1755. Present church in form of Maltese cross. Flemish bond, glazed heads. Has been repaired three times. Reredos probably installed during repairs... more

Falls Church, Falls Church, Fairfax County, Virginia

Falls Church, Falls Church, Fairfax County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1734. Church was enlarged in 1750 and rebuilt as now in 1767-1769. Used as a hospital in Civil war. Later used by Federal troops as a stable. R... more

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