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St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although an expedient material plywood covers the walls, the church at Eg... more

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although an expedient material plywood covers the walls, the church at Eg... more

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although an expedient material plywood covers the walls, the church at Eg... more

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Transfiguration of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Egegik, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although an expedient material plywood covers the walls, the church at Eg... more

Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Significance: Stripped of its ornament and distinguishing features, the old church at Port Heiden is a Russian Orthodox church in its very basic form. Nave and sanctuary are included in a simple wood-framed re... more

Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

Significance: Stripped of its ornament and distinguishing features, the old church at Port Heiden is a Russian Orthodox church in its very basic form. Nave and sanctuary are included in a simple wood-framed re... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pilot Point, Lake & Peninsula Bo...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox church survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Pilot Point's simple wood-framed church has a gable roof that turns to hipped o... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The log church at Pedro Bay features a dramatic polygonal roof over its semi-octagonal... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The log church at Pedro Bay features a dramatic polygonal roof over its semi-octagonal... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The log church at Pedro Bay features a dramatic polygonal roof over its semi-octagonal... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The log church at Pedro Bay features a dramatic polygonal roof over its semi-octagonal... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Pedro Bay, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The log church at Pedro Bay features a dramatic polygonal roof over its semi-octagonal... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Nondalton, Lake & Peninsula Boro...

Significance: A number of Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Moved from its original site at Old Nondalton, added to, and covered with corrugated m... more

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