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Congregational Church, Carrington, N.D.
Congregational Church, Carrington, N.D.
TitleCongregational Church, Carrington, N.D.
Date of Originalafter 1906
DescriptionThe Congregational Church in Carrington sits on a street corner. Trees and houses are visible nearby.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectReligion
Subject (LCTGM)Postcards
Churches
Congregational churches
Organization NameCongregational Church (Carrington, N.D.)
LocationCarrington (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
1920-1929
Item Number00032-FO-12-06
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Congregational Church, Carrington, No. Dak."--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryIn 1883, a vote was taken to organize a Congregational Church in Carrington, N.D. A Sunday school was organized, and services were held in the Kirkwood Hotel until the congregation moved to the new schoolhouse while a church building was being built. The first service in the new church was held in June 1884. A new church was built in 1906 across the street from the original church, which would be sold to the school district. The new church was built of concrete blocks. In 1938, the Congregational and Methodist churches combined.
Bibliographic ReferenceA history of Foster County. Foster County, N.D.: History Book Committee, 1983. p. 231-232.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionOral History Project Photograph Collection 00032
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00032-FO-12-06)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00032FO1206
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