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Building a Handsome Church: St. Michael's, Marblehead, 1714

St. Michael's Church, Marblehead, MA, 1714

Celebrate three centuries of a New England landmark with a symposium that brings together historians, architects, architectural and ecclesiastical scholars and the public
for an in-depth exploration of the historic St. Michael’s Church. Founded in 1714, the Marblehead church is the oldest Episcopal congregation in New England still holding
services in its original building.

Saturday, June 7, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Morse Auditorium, Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street, Salem $75 includes all presentations and lunch; tours of St. Michael's Church including crypt, archives and belfry; and a concluding reception.
Registration www.stmichaels2014.org or 781-631-0657

The history, architecture and ecclesiastical traditions of the Episcopal Church in colonial America will be the focus of a day-long conference observing the 300th anniversary of St. Michael's Church, Marblehead.

Chaired by Donald R. Friary, president, Colonial Society of Massachusetts. Speakers include Stuart P. Feld, President, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.; Christopher P. Magra, Associate Professor of History, University of Tennessee; David D. Hall, Bartlett Research Professor of New England Church History, Harvard Divinity School; Carl Lounsbury, Senior Architectural Historian, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and College of William and Mary; and Louis P. Nelson, Associate Professor of Architectural History, University of Virginia.

St. Michael's Church, Marblehead, MA, 1714 Building a Handsome Church (Flyer)

Information: www.stmichaels2014.org or 781-631-0657
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