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St. Augustine's Church


Lithographic print of exterior of St. Augustine's Church, Philadelphia. Lithograph by George Lehman, published by C. G. Childs, 80 Walnut St,…

St. Anthony['s Church], Ripley County, Indiana. Dioc[ese] of Vincennes


Photograph of interior of St. Anthony's Church, Ripley County, Indiana. Title taken from verso. Note on verso reads "Church of Saint Anthony of Padua,…

St. Anthony's [Church], Easton, PA


Photograph of interior of old St. Anthony's Church, Easton, PA, facing altar. Note in bottom right corner reads "To V. Rev. D. McDermott, D.D. Easton,…