Picture St. Marys
Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. The Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church is located at 149 King Street North. This Gothic Revival style stone church was built in 1892. This architectural style was commonly used in the construction of churches in Canada from the 1840s through the 1890s. The Gothic elements visible on this structure include the various lancet arched openings adorning the façade, pointed dormers on the roof, and quatrefoil window openings in the large round windows. Toronto based Post & Holmes were the architects responsible for the design of the church. The laying of the stone was completed by local stone masons Patrick and John McFadden, David Fitzpatrick and John Keen.

This postcard is used and dated August 27, 1914.
Notes:
Condition: Good - Some wear on edges and corners, slight discolouration on original image.
Inscriptions:
"R.C. Church, St. Marys, Ont."
Dimensions:
Width: 8.9 cm
Height: 14 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8.2cm
Image Height: 12.7cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Near, Reg.
Local identifier:
RN8_34
Collection:
Reg Near Postcards
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.2633029894359
    Latitude: 43.2633029894359 Longitude: -81.1394987593079
Donor:
Reg Near
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church." St. Marys Museum, RN8_34.
Location of Original:
R. Lorne Eedy Archives
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal research or study; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder. As per request of donors on behalf of Reg Near, the original collection is to remain in the St. Marys Museum building and kept in the archival vault at all times. Retrieval from the vault is allowed for viewing under supervision of St. Marys Museum staff only.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction. High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church
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Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church


This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. The Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church is located at 149 King Street North. This Gothic Revival style stone church was built in 1892. This architectural style was commonly used in the construction of churches in Canada from the 1840s through the 1890s. The Gothic elements visible on this structure include the various lancet arched openings adorning the façade, pointed dormers on the roof, and quatrefoil window openings in the large round windows. Toronto based Post & Holmes were the architects responsible for the design of the church. The laying of the stone was completed by local stone masons Patrick and John McFadden, David Fitzpatrick and John Keen.

This postcard is used and dated August 27, 1914.