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The Lincoln Statue at His Summer Cottage

In northwest D.C., near the Petworth and Park View neighborhoods (MAP), there is a Gothic Revival-style residence known as President Lincoln’s Summer Cottage. 293 more words

Statues

Gothic Vampire Starter

Not every vampire is ancient and rich. Some need to economize a little more–especially now that they have a very long, hopefully, life to fund. The Gothic Vampire Starter uses only the base game and the Vampires game pack. 9 more words

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Thursday Doors...G.W. again

Although I left for yesterday’s photo challenge, let’s go back to Valley Forge National Park for another day.  Despite being located there and being a national monument to George Washington,  the chapel doesn’t belong to the park, but is a beautiful, active Episcopal parish. 134 more words

Thursday Doors

Nativity Church an example of Gothic Revival architecture.

William Ginther Architect, Anthony Wasielewski principal builder.  

By Marcin Oleksy

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Christ Church in Millarville

Earlier this month I took a very creative route home from Calgary — it happens a lot when you’re like me.  My drive brought me by the Christ Church near Millarville, Alberta.   227 more words

History

Isolation and Agony at Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photo by Michael Kleen

Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photo by Michael Kleen

Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 547 more words

Travel

St. Saviour's Church

In April 1866, Chobham Church opened again after being closed for restoration.

Charles Cracklow. St Lawrence, Chobham, before the restoration of 1866.

Julia Bathurst was present and may well have compared the newly spacious ancient building, now unencumbered by galleries, and opened to the north by a new aisle, with the church she was planning at Valley End. 524 more words