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Interior plans, Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865

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MMN Item 100946 Item Details
Interior plans, Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865
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The plans of the vestry, main floor, and gallery vestibule of the Third Parish Church on French Street in Bangor are part of a journal that John Martin (1823-1904) of Bangor wrote and illustrated in 1864-1865 recalling his life and experiences in the Bangor area.

The church, built in 1852-1853 and designed by John Towle of Boston, also was known as Central Congregational Church.

The plans appear on page 631 of his Journal and the descriptions of each numbered item on the illustration are on page 632.

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