First Universalist Church

Also known as: Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, Church of the Redeemer
236 Commercial St., Provincetown, Massachusetts

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Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Description 

This wooden Greek Revival Church with notably fine three stage tower is remarkable for the illusionistic architectural detailing in fresco of its auditorium interior. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS MA-737)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 23, 1972
Reference number
72000122
NR name
First Universalist Chruch
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Art; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1847; 1865

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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