St. Mark's Episcopal Church

Race and Susquehanna Sts., Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

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Description 

Designed (1865-1869) late in Richard Upjohn's career, St. Mark's is an unusual design set in the side of a hill. Commissioned by the philanthopist, Asa Packer, one of America's richest men of the time, the church is beautifully appointed and maintained in this picturesque Pennsylvania village on the Lehigh River. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 23, 1987

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 26, 1977
Reference number
77001135
Area of significance
Architecture
Levels of significance
National; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1869; 1887