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Russian Orthodox Churches

Russian Orthodox Churches, AlaskaCreated by: PICRYLDated: 2016
Holy Ascension Russian Orthodox Church, Unalaska Island, Unalaska, Aleutian Islands, AK
Russian Orthodox Churches, Alaska
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Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g: Aulie-Ata

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g: Aulie-Ata

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 12. Title from item.

Zaravshanskii okrug. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g: Kiaty Kurganie

Zaravshanskii okrug. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g: Kiaty Kurganie

Photograph shows the church, bells and a carriage in the foreground; the village is in the background.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V fortie no 2

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V fortie no 2

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 12. Title from item.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi: v ukr: Chinaz

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi: v ukr: Chinaz

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 45. Title from item.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi: v uk:. Kliuchevom

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi: v uk:. Kliuchevom

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 45. Title from item.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g. Khodzhendie

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnyia tserkvi. V g. Khodzhendie

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 28.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnaia tserkov v ukr: Perovsk

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnaia tserkov v ukr: Perovsk

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 18. Title from item.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnaia tserkov v ukrep: Dzhulek

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Pravoslavnaia tserkov v ukrep: Dzhulek

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 16. Title from item.

Irkutsk - the "Immersion of the Cross" in the Angara River, a Greek [i.e. Russian] Orthodox baptismal ceremony

Irkutsk - the "Immersion of the Cross" in the Angara River, a Greek [i...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

T︠S︡erkovʹ Trekhʺ Svi︠a︡titeleĭ. Krasnyi︠a︡ vorota Eglise des trois saints. La porte rouge / / Shererʺ, Nabgolt︠s︡ ʺ i Ko., Moskva.

T︠S︡erkovʹ Trekhʺ Svi︠a︡titeleĭ. Krasnyi︠a︡ vorota Eglise des trois sa...

Print shows Three Saints church at Red Gates in Moscow. Title from item. Forms part of: Winokur-Munblit Collection of the Russian Empire Postcards (Library of Congress). Purchase; Marshall Winokur; 2011; (DLC/P... more

Russian church with ground cover[e]d with volcanic ash after Katmia [i.e. Mount Katmai] eruption

Russian church with ground cover[e]d with volcanic ash after Katmia [i...

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Date based on information from G. Christenson (March 2005). Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Hu... more

Russian church, Kodiak, Alaska. After a 16 in. fall of ashes from Katmai volcano

Russian church, Kodiak, Alaska. After a 16 in. fall of ashes from Katm...

J171011 or J171015 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by P.S. Hunt. No. G3834.

Holy Ascension Russian Orthodox Church & Bishop's House, Unalaska Island, Unalaska, Aleutian Islands, AK

Holy Ascension Russian Orthodox Church & Bishop's House, Unalaska Isla...

Significance: These are the most outstanding reflections of a Russian heritage that has permeated the Aleutian Chain from 1750. The cruciform style Church is the oldest of its kind in Alaska. The site was a s... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Lake Avenue, Cordova, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Lake Avenue, Cordov...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Despite changes to its vestibule and to the side walls of the nave, this smal... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Lake Avenue, Cordova, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Lake Avenue, Cordov...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Despite changes to its vestibule and to the side walls of the nave, this smal... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, 1121 North Leavitt Stree...

Significance: The church is a late work by Louis H. Sullivan in traditional and exotic ecclesiastical idiom. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-132 Survey number: HABS IL-1071 Buil... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of Our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, Spruce Island, Ouzinkie,...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although its belltower has been removed and its nave extended, this 1906 chur... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Sand Point, Aleutians East Borou...

Significance: Although quite new, the church closely resembles the previous church, built in 1936. A gable roof covers both sanctuary and nave, entered through the base of a belltower. / The church was built i... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Sergius of Radonezh Russian Orthodox Church, Chuathbaluk, Bethel C...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Although built in 1955, St. Sergius of Radonezh displays a traditional form, ... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. John the Theologian Russian Orthodox Church, Perryville, Lake & Pe...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built in about 1912, the Perryville church has received several additions, re... more

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodia...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Erected at the turn of the century, the Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russia... more

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodia...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Erected at the turn of the century, the Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russia... more

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodia...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Erected at the turn of the century, the Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russia... more

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russian Orthodox Church, Afognak, Kodia...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Erected at the turn of the century, the Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Russia... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Matrona Russian Orthodox Church, Port Heiden, Lake & Peninsula Bor...

Significance: The new church is a larger, but not much more elaborate, version of the old church at Port Heiden. The new church features an onion dome on a belfry as a distinguishing feature in the landscape. ... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, Old Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. Built of logs, the old St. Seraphim church has a form that is easy to read: n... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hampton Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hamp...

Significance: This modest, 1960 church contains notable icons and possibly the iconostas from the 1886 church at St. Michael. / The church is a wood-framed, rectangular building, sided with plywood. The ga... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hampton Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hamp...

Significance: This modest, 1960 church contains notable icons and possibly the iconostas from the 1886 church at St. Michael. / The church is a wood-framed, rectangular building, sided with plywood. The ga... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hampton Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hamp...

Significance: This modest, 1960 church contains notable icons and possibly the iconostas from the 1886 church at St. Michael. / The church is a wood-framed, rectangular building, sided with plywood. The ga... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hampton Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hamp...

Significance: This modest, 1960 church contains notable icons and possibly the iconostas from the 1886 church at St. Michael. / The church is a wood-framed, rectangular building, sided with plywood. The ga... more

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hampton Census Area, AK

St. Michael the Archangel Russian Orthodox Church, Marshall, Wade Hamp...

Significance: This modest, 1960 church contains notable icons and possibly the iconostas from the 1886 church at St. Michael. / The church is a wood-framed, rectangular building, sided with plywood. The ga... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: Although one of the newer Russian Orthodox churches in Alaska, St. Seraphim is in a time-honored form, with a hip-roofed square nave farmed by a gable-roofed sanctuary and narthex. Survey number:... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: Although one of the newer Russian Orthodox churches in Alaska, St. Seraphim is in a time-honored form, with a hip-roofed square nave farmed by a gable-roofed sanctuary and narthex. Survey number:... more

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bethel Census Area, AK

St. Seraphim Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Lower Kalskag, Bet...

Significance: Although one of the newer Russian Orthodox churches in Alaska, St. Seraphim is in a time-honored form, with a hip-roofed square nave farmed by a gable-roofed sanctuary and narthex. Survey number:... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake & Peninsula Borough, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Churches, New Church, Chignik Lake, Lake...

Significance: The differing heights of the gable roofs give this new church an interesting profile, as it continues a traditional form of Alaskan Russian Orthodox churches. Survey number: HABS AK-68-B

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, A...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The modest frame structure of St. Nicholas Church is distinguished by a small... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, A...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The modest frame structure of St. Nicholas Church is distinguished by a small... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, A...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The modest frame structure of St. Nicholas Church is distinguished by a small... more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, AK

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Ekwok, Dillingham Census Area, A...

Significance: A number of historic Russian Orthodox churches survive in Alaska, built by Native congregations in traditional forms. The modest frame structure of St. Nicholas Church is distinguished by a small... more