Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Shreveport, Louisiana)

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Holy Trinity Catholic Church
Shreveport September 2015 058 (Holy Trinity Catholic Church).jpg
Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Shreveport, Louisiana) is located in Shreveport Downtown
Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Shreveport, Louisiana)
Location315 Marshall Street, Shreveport, Louisiana
Coordinates32°30′52″N 93°45′03″W / 32.51447°N 93.75083°W / 32.51447; -93.75083Coordinates: 32°30′52″N 93°45′03″W / 32.51447°N 93.75083°W / 32.51447; -93.75083
Area0.75 acres (0.30 ha)
ArchitectJ.M. Clayton
Architectural styleRomanesque
Part ofShreveport Commercial Historic District (#82002760)
NRHP reference #84001261[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPSeptember 27, 1984
Designated CPApril 29, 2015

Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Shreveport, Louisiana was built in 1896. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

The church also became a contributing property of Shreveport Commercial Historic District when its boundaries were increased on April 29, 2015.[2]


The interior of Holy Trinity Catholic Church

The Romanesque Revival interior of the church. Note the Communion Rail, as it is one of the last fully present Communion Rails in a Catholic church in the City of Shreveport. The side Altars are not original to the church. The two Gothic Revival side Altars are from a former church in the area. The church was extensively renovated and restored under Monsignor O'Hanlon starting in the 1970s.[3][4]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ "Shreveport Commercial Historic District" (PDF). State of Louisiana's Division of Historic Preservation. Retrieved April 16, 2018.
  3. ^ http://www.holytrinity-shreveport.com/history5.html
  4. ^ National Register Staff (July 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination Form: Holy Trinity Catholic Church". National Park Service. Retrieved April 12, 2018. With six photos from 1984.