[All Faiths Chapel Interior]

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Photograph of the interior of a steep, A-framed building called the All Faiths Chapel. The photo is taken from the front of the church, looking back towards the entrance. Several long, wooden pews can be seen on either side of the chapel aisle, and a massive stained glass, window feature can be seen on the back wall. The roof design includes skylight windows where the to side of the roof are meant to join, which can partially be seen at the top of the photo. The entrance that can be seen in the back ground has an unusual, half hexagonal ... continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 4 in.

Creation Information

Mears, Dewey G. April 12, 1962.

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  • Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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Photograph of the interior of a steep, A-framed building called the All Faiths Chapel. The photo is taken from the front of the church, looking back towards the entrance. Several long, wooden pews can be seen on either side of the chapel aisle, and a massive stained glass, window feature can be seen on the back wall. The roof design includes skylight windows where the to side of the roof are meant to join, which can partially be seen at the top of the photo. The entrance that can be seen in the back ground has an unusual, half hexagonal design.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 5 x 4 in.

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Client/Job: Chapel for the Children

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Dewey G. Mears Photograph Archive

Dewey Gerald Mears was a noted architectural photographer based in Austin, Texas from the 1940s through 1990s. Photographs from his collection document the architecture, commercial businesses and people of Austin and Central Texas during the mid-to-late 20th century.

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  • April 12, 1962

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  • June 9, 2018, 8:26 a.m.

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  • Sept. 7, 2018, 9:23 a.m.

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  • 30.306768, -97.760099

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Mears, Dewey G. [All Faiths Chapel Interior], photograph, April 12, 1962; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1011155/: accessed April 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.