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St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Seldovia, Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK



B&W Photos

HB6367
North Side And West Front, From Street Below

HB6368
West Front And South Side

HB6369
West Front And South Side, From More To South

HB6370
South Side

HB6371
East And North Sides

HB6372
Interior, Nave, Looking East At Iconostas

HB6373
Interior, Nave, Looking Northwest

HB6374
Interior, Nave, Detail Of Cupola, Looking East

HB6375
Interior, Sanctuary, Looking Northeast


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Item Title


Location
Seldovia, AK

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS AK-66
Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. One of the older ones, the church in Seldovia features a square cupola over the nave and a two-story belltower and octagonal belfry.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. NORTH SIDE AND WEST FRONT, FROM STREET BELOW
2. WEST FRONT AND SOUTH SIDE
3. WEST FRONT AND SOUTH SIDE, FROM MORE TO SOUTH
4. SOUTH SIDE
5. EAST AND NORTH SIDES
6. INTERIOR, NAVE, LOOKING EAST AT ICONOSTAS
7. INTERIOR, NAVE, LOOKING NORTHWEST
8. INTERIOR, NAVE, DETAIL OF CUPOLA, LOOKING EAST
9. INTERIOR, SANCTUARY, LOOKING NORTHEAST


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