St. Nicholas Croatian Church (Millvale, Pennsylvania)

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St. Nicholas Croatian Church
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St. Nicholas Croatian Church (Millvale, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
St. Nicholas Croatian Church (Millvale, Pennsylvania)
Location 24 Maryland Ave., Millvale, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°28′37.36″N 79°58′10.88″W / 40.4770444°N 79.9696889°W / 40.4770444; -79.9696889Coordinates: 40°28′37.36″N 79°58′10.88″W / 40.4770444°N 79.9696889°W / 40.4770444; -79.9696889
Built 1922
Architect Frederick C. Sauer (1860–1942)
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private, Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh
NRHP Reference #

80003404

[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 06, 1980
Designated PHLF 1979[2]

St. Nicholas Croatian Church is a Roman Catholic church in Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is noted for its murals by Maxo Vanka,[3] painted in 1937 and 1941, such as Labor Sacrificed on the Altar of Greed[4] and The Capitalist.[5]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-07-28. 
  3. ^ St. Nicholas Website [1]
  4. ^ Zubrinic, Darko. "Croatian Art". Retrieved 2008-07-26. 
  5. ^ Petrucelli, Alan W. (2008). "A fresh look: Viewing Vranka murals a religious experience". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (July 14). Retrieved 2008-07-26. 

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