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)
St. Nicholas Croatian Church (Millvale, Pennsylvania) is located in the United States
St. Nicholas Croatian Church (Millvale, Pennsylvania)
Location24 Maryland Ave., Millvale, Pennsylvania
Coordinates40°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
Built1922
ArchitectFrederick C. Sauer (1860–1942)
NRHP reference #80003404[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPMay 6, 1980
Designated PHLF1979[2]

St. Nicholas Croatian Church is a Roman Catholic church in Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA within the Diocese of Pittsburgh. 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 Immigrant Mother Raises Her Sons for American Industry[4] and The Capitalist,[5][6]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 15, 2008.
  2. ^ Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009 (PDF). Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-07-28.
  3. ^ [1]
  4. ^ {http://vankamurals.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/MuralsLG_1545.jpg}
  5. ^ http://vankamurals.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/MuralsLG_3394.jpg
  6. ^ Petrucelli, Alan W. (2008). "A fresh look: Viewing Vanka murals a religious experience". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (July 14). Retrieved 2008-07-26.

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Media related to Saint Nicholas Church (Troy Hill) at Wikimedia Commons