Holy Trinity Church (Juneau, Alaska)

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Holy Trinity Church
Alaska Heritage Resources Survey
Holy Trinity Church (Juneau, Alaska) is located in Juneau
Holy Trinity Church (Juneau, Alaska)
Location 325 Gold Street, Juneau, Alaska
Coordinates 58°18′10″N 134°24′25″W / 58.30278°N 134.40694°W / 58.30278; -134.40694Coordinates: 58°18′10″N 134°24′25″W / 58.30278°N 134.40694°W / 58.30278; -134.40694
Area less than one acre
Built 1896
Built by George E. James
Architect Foss & Olsen (1956)
Architectural style Carpenter Gothic
NRHP Reference # 78000528[1]
AHRS # JUN-073
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 19, 1978
Designated AHRS July 23, 1973

The Holy Trinity Church, also known as the Church of the Holy Trinity (Episcopal) is a church located at 325 Gold Street in Juneau, Alaska. The present building was built in 2009, replacing an 1896 structure which burned on March 12, 2006.[2]

The old church was designed by architect George E. James in the Carpenter Gothic style, and was built by Foss and Olsen in 1896 to serve a mission congregation founded only the year before. Sometime before 1914 the church building was raised up to allow the addition of a basement. The parish hall built in 1956 did not continue the Carpenter Gothic architecture of the church itself. From 1918-1914, the church served as the pro-cathedral of the Episcopal Diocese of Alaska. On October 19, 1978, the church was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[1][3][4][5]

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