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Old St. Mary's Church, Greektown

This is another church for which I intend to get more photos.  It’s beautiful inside and out.  It has a rich history in the city as well.

http://oldstmarysdetroit.com/

Old St. Mary’s is the third oldest Roman Catholic Church in Detroit and the first German Church. It was first built on the present site in 1841 by a parish of German Catholic immigrants at a time when the total population of Detroit was not much over 5,000.  Not including labor, the original brick church cost a little over $239. The present church, replacing the earlier structure, was constructed in 1884, and styled in Victorian Gothic by Peter Dedericks, a native architect. The beautiful polished columns inside are of solid granite and impossible to replace today.

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