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Upstairs at Christ Church
06-NOV-2010

Upstairs at Christ Church

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20 North American Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Christ Church was founded in 1695. Revolutionary War leaders who attended Christ Church include George Washington, Robert Morris, Benjamin Franklin and Betsy Ross.
Christ Church's congregation also included 15 signers of the Declaration of Independence.
It was the first parish of the Church of England (Anglican) in Pennsylvania. It is also the birthplace of the American Episcopal Church.
Christ Church is a National Historic Landmark and a unique historic site that continues its original function as an Episcopal parish.

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samikosemi19-May-2013 10:14
Very nice idea and pic !
Sami ! V
Range View 05-Sep-2011 21:19
Great composition with lovely light and sharp detail. Excellent capture!
Barbara
maggie_falconi03-Sep-2011 15:45
Fantastic point of view and capture Steph!!! V
Fletcher Wildlife Garden18-Jan-2011 22:37
A marvelous image, framing the old brick buildings with this lovely window. Nice!! V
Graeme18-Jan-2011 18:50
Wonderful perspective Stephanie.BV!
Carol Breton08-Jan-2011 20:33
A wonderfully creative composition, Stephanie. This is lovely. ~
Bernard Bosmans25-Nov-2010 03:46
Such an unique view and wonderful story to go with, great work Stephanie. V.
January Grey13-Nov-2010 06:54
Imagine all the stories it could tell :) Love the view through that window. Nice light & composition, Stephanie. V~
Zoltán Balogh11-Nov-2010 05:10
So beautiful, great image! V
Tom Munson11-Nov-2010 00:30
Wonderful image, Stephanie, of this fantastic window!
Jean Chiasson11-Nov-2010 00:12
Beautiful image and pose Stephanie vote
David Hobbs10-Nov-2010 22:08
Wonderfully conceived image. Love historical places. Keep em coming. V
LynnH10-Nov-2010 21:52
A view most of us do not see while visiting! V
sue anne10-Nov-2010 21:43
Beautiful view from above and such history here.
Doug Cruden10-Nov-2010 21:40
Great low-level shot...I like the old wooden floor with all its 'stood on' character :o)
Colin Storey10-Nov-2010 21:30
Very nice light coming through that wonderful window. v
carabias10-Nov-2010 19:49
Excelente composición, Stephanie... V
Peter Sussex10-Nov-2010 19:43
You found such a creative composition, wish it was mine:) BV
John10-Nov-2010 19:42
First thought when reading the title: "New Zealand". Beautiful image and see trough. ~V~
François Fauchard10-Nov-2010 19:21
A nice shot on this window. V
Kevin Chester10-Nov-2010 19:15
Great light on that old wooden floor
marie-jose wolff10-Nov-2010 19:13
superb composition and beautiful light! V
Blandine Mangin10-Nov-2010 17:47
une très jolie lumière ! v
Lee Rudd10-Nov-2010 17:15
very interesting structure and texture on the floor
Kinga Chwalkowska Zadlak10-Nov-2010 16:59
Superb capture! ~V~
Margot W10-Nov-2010 16:30
Your photo is very dramatic. Thanks for the added history.
zyziza10-Nov-2010 16:24
Great piece of history.
Great shot.
v
heather10-Nov-2010 16:20
Very interesting, and a beautiful shot! V
eye2see10-Nov-2010 16:12
Beautiful lights! ~V
Ann...10-Nov-2010 14:04
Lovely shot and thanks for the information - it's always good to learn bits of another Nation's history.
Jim Coffman10-Nov-2010 13:47
Wonderful capture Stephanie! This church is loaded with history. V
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