Congregational Church & Soldiers Monument, Wakefield, Mass.

Title:

Congregational Church & Soldiers Monument, Wakefield, Mass.

Publisher:

New York : Rotograph Co.

Date:

1909

Description:

Postcard shows the Congregational Church on the west side of Wakefield Common. The granite church, built in 1892, was the fourth church on the site. It was destroyed by fire in 1909. A new church of similar design was rebuilt and dedicated in 1912. On the right is the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial, erected in 1902 to commemorate Wakefield's Civil War casualties.

Subject:

Church buildings -- Massachusetts -- Wakefield -- Pictorial works; Massachusetts -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Monuments.

Wakefield (Mass.) -- Pictorial works.

Collection :

Old Photographs of Wakefield

Tags :

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Citation :

"Congregational Church & Soldiers Monument, Wakefield, Mass.," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #11068, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/11068 (accessed November 22, 2014).