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Christ Church at Accokeek, 600 West Farmington Road, Accokeek, Prince George's County, MD



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Item Title


Location
600 West Farmington Road, Accokeek vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-605
Building/structure dates: 1747 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1857 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1932 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1961 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1968 subsequent work
Significance: Christ Church is one of the earliest Episcopal churches in Southern Maryland, built in 1747. The building displays characteristics of both Colonial-era ecclesiastic architecture, and of Victorian-era Italianate and Gothic Revival due to this 1857 renovations.

Subjects
Religious Services
Fires
Brick Buildings


Related Names
Brostrup, John O., Photographer
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Lavoie, Catherine C., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer May 12, 1936 11:25 A.M. VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST (front)
3. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF WEST (FRONT), LOOKING SOUTHEAST
4. GENERAL PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF SOUTH SIDE (ENTRY FRONT) WITH CEMETERY IN FOREGROUND
5. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF SOUTH SIDE, LOOKING NORTH-NORTHEAST
6. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF ENTRY VESTIBULE, WINDOW AND BELL COTE, LOOKING NORTHWEST, WITH THE OLDEST TOMBSTONES IN THE FOREGROUND
7. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF ENTRY VESTIBULE, WINDOW AND BELL COTE, LOOKING NORTHWEST
8. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF ENTRY VESTIBULE, LOOKING NORTHWEST
9. WEST END OF SOUTH SIDE ELEVATION, SHOWING ENTRY VESTIBULE, WINDOW AND BELL COTE, WITH SCALE
10. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF NORTH SIDE AND EAST (REAR), LOOKING SOUTHWEST
11. EAST (REAR) ELEVATION
12. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF EAST (REAR), LOOKING NORTHWEST
13. INTERIOR VIEW LOOKING EAST TOWARDS ALTER
14. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF ALTER AREA, LOOKING NORTHEAST
15. INTERIOR VIEW OF LEADED WINDOWS ALONG SOUTH SIDE. LOOKING SOUTHEAST
16. INTERIOR VIEW LOOKING WEST TOWARDS CHOIR GALLERY
17. INTERIOR VIEW, NORTHWEST CORNER, SPIRAL STAIRWAY TO CHOIR GALLERY


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