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Ninth & Grace: 1900

Ninth & Grace: 1900

Richmond, Va., circa 1900. "St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Ninth & Grace Streets." The so-called "Cathedral of the Confederacy," attended by Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis. 8x10 glass negative by William Henry Jackson. View full size.

 

Daring Climbers

Removed the steeple five years later.

1 outta 2 eeples

Seems to have lost its steeple, but not its people.

Still there!

With a few exceptions it's now mostly surrounded by hideous modern buildings but the church itself looks the same.

[Except for that steeple. - Dave]

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