First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland)

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First Church of Christ, Scientist
Baltimore, Maryland
FirstChurchBaltimore.jpg
First Church of Christ, Scientist, November 2008
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in Baltimore
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland)
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in Maryland
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland)
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in the US
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Baltimore, Maryland)
Location 102 West University Parkway
Baltimore, Maryland
Coordinates 39°20′6.06″N 76°37′16.09″W / 39.3350167°N 76.6211361°W / 39.3350167; -76.6211361Coordinates: 39°20′6.06″N 76°37′16.09″W / 39.3350167°N 76.6211361°W / 39.3350167; -76.6211361
Area 0.4 acres (0.16 ha)
Built 1911 (1911)
Architect Cassell, Charles E.
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 82001584[1]
Added to NRHP December 27, 1982

First Church of Christ, Scientist, located at 102 West University Parkway, across from the campus of Johns Hopkins University, in the Tuscany-Canterbury neighborhood of Baltimore, Maryland, in the United States is an historic structure that on December 27, 1982, was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

History[edit]

First Church of Christ, Scientist was built in 1911 by noted Baltimore architect, Charles E. Cassell, who designed the Chapel at the University of Virginia.[2][3][4]

Current use[edit]

First Church of Christ, Scientist is still an active Christian Science church.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Baltimore Architecture page on Cassell
  3. ^ Chapel at University of Virginia description
  4. ^ Maryland Historical Trust Staff (August 1981). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: First Church of Christ, Scientist" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01. 
  5. ^ The Christian Science Journal, December 2007, p. 105

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