First Church of Christ, Scientist (Berkeley, California)

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First Church of Christ, Scientist
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First Church of Christ, Scientist (Berkeley, California) is located in California
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Berkeley, California)
Location 2619 Dwight Way, Berkeley, California
Coordinates 37°51′56.75″N 122°15′21.75″W / 37.8657639°N 122.2560417°W / 37.8657639; -122.2560417Coordinates: 37°51′56.75″N 122°15′21.75″W / 37.8657639°N 122.2560417°W / 37.8657639; -122.2560417
Built 1910
Architect Bernard Ralph Maybeck
Architectural style Mixed (more Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 77000283
BERKL # 5
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 22, 1977[2]
Designated NHL December 22, 1977[3]
Designated BERKL December 15, 1975[1]

First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Berkeley, California is a building designed by Bernard Ralph Maybeck. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1977.[3][4] The church is widely considered Maybeck's masterpiece.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Berkely Landmarks". Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association. Retrieved 2013-03-04. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  3. ^ a b "First Church of Christ, Scientist". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2007-09-27. 
  4. ^ Carolyn Pitts (July, 1977). National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: First Church of Christ Scientist PDF (393 KB). National Park Service.  and Accompanying 5 photos, exterior, undated, assumed 1977 or earlier PDF (2.52 MB)
  5. ^ Maybeck And His Work
  6. ^ Berkeley Landmarks :: First Church of Christ, Scientist

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