First Universalist Church (Rochester, New York)

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First Universalist Church
Rochester First Universalist Church.jpg
First Universalist Church, August 2008
First Universalist Church (Rochester, New York) is located in New York
First Universalist Church (Rochester, New York)
First Universalist Church (Rochester, New York) is located in USA
First Universalist Church (Rochester, New York)
Location SE corner of S. Clinton Ave. and Court St., Rochester, New York
Coordinates 43°9′14″N 77°36′17″W / 43.15389°N 77.60472°W / 43.15389; -77.60472Coordinates: 43°9′14″N 77°36′17″W / 43.15389°N 77.60472°W / 43.15389; -77.60472
Area less than one acre
Built 1907 (1907)-1908
Architect Bragdon, Claude Fayette
MPS Inner Loop MRA:13
NRHP Reference # 71000545[1]
Added to NRHP May 27, 1971

The First Universalist Church is an historic Universalist church building located at Rochester, Monroe County, New York. Construction began on 15 September 1907, with a dedication week in October 1908. It was designed by noted Rochester architect Claude Fayette Bragdon, and is in the Romanesque Revival style. It is of brick with stone and ceramic tile trim and features a central tower and lantern with pyramidal roofs.[2]:2–3 The building now houses one of two Unitarian Universalist congregations in Monroe County.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on 27 May 1971.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2015-11-01.  Note: This includes Diana S. Waite (March 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: First Universalist Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-11-01.  and Accompanying photographs

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