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[First Presbyterian Church Orchestra]

Description: Copy negative of the First Presbyterian Church orchestra outside the entrance of the church. A piano and the pianist, Jewel Newton Brown, occupy the center of the photograph, and three members of the orchestra are seated on either side of it. On the left, a woman holding a violin is seated between a man holding a violin and a man holding a clarinet. A woman sits to the immediate right of the piano. Next to her is a man holding a horn, and the man next to him holds an upright bass. A baritone horn sits atop the piano.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[The Western Presbyter]

Description: The Western Presbyter, a weekly publication from Cumberland Presbyterian, contains information about the state of the church.
Date: February 11, 1904
Creator: Russell, Charles C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

[The Western Presbyter]

Description: The Western Presbyter, a weekly publication from Cumberland Presbyterian, contains information about the state of the church.
Date: February 5, 1904
Creator: Russell, Charles C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

[First Presbyterian Church]

Description: Photograph of the First Presbyterian Church in Orange, Texas from the west side. This building is also know as the Lutcher Memorial Building because it was was planned, built and underwritten by Mrs. Henry Jacob (Frances Ann) Lutcher as a memorial to the Henry Jacob Lutcher Family. It is an example of classic Greek Revival architecture, completed in 1912. It was one of the earliest air-conditioned buildings in the United States. The church has a large copper dome, large granite Corinthian columns on the front, and exquisite stained-glass windows. An intricate wrought-iron fence surrounds the property.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[The Western Presbyter]

Description: The Western Presbyter, a weekly publication from Cumberland Presbyterian, contains information about the state of the church.
Date: February 18, 1904
Creator: Russell, Charles C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

[The Western Presbyter]

Description: The Western Presbyter, a weekly publication from Cumberland Presbyterian, contains information about the state of the church.
Date: January 14, 1904
Creator: Russell, Charles C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Public Library

[First Presbyterian Church]

Description: Copy negative of the First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville. It was built of hand-made cement blocks. Two pillars frame the entrance, and the building has a dome. In the left background, houses are visible.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[First Presbyterian Church]

Description: Photograph of the First Presbyterian Church in Orange, Texas. This building is also know as the Lutcher Memorial Building because it was was planned, built and underwritten by Mrs. Henry Jacob (Frances Ann) Lutcher as a memorial to the Henry Jacob Lutcher Family. It is an example of classic Greek Revival architecture, completed in 1912. It was one of the earliest air-conditioned buildings in the United States. The church has a large copper dome, large granite Corinthian columns on the front, and exquisite stained-glass windows.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the new T. & P. R. R. Station. The train station is brick. There are several people visible along with a few wagons and an electric pole as well as railroad tracks. Text surrounding the photograph reads "The Abilene Independent Telephone and Telegraph Company of which Gus H. Klotz of Abilene is Local Manager, in addition to its central district office in Abilene now has several private exchanges in and near the County each one with a large list of patrons; as for instance at Buffalo Gap, Hamby, Tuscola, Patosi, Nugent, Iberis, Dudley, Sambo, Delk, Clyde and Elmdale through which prompt service is had between the people in all sections of the county, as well as with those near the County line both south and east." Another section of text reads "...buildings with a united seating capacity of about 5,500 persons, have recently been erected at a cost of about $140,000, one by the St. Paul Methodist, one by the First Baptist and one by the Central Presbyterian church of the United States of America. Abilene is essentially a church loving city, and its people... Practically all the denominations represented in the state are represented in Abilene, as will be shown by the following memoranda, the names being alphabetically arranged for the convenience of the readers of this publication:"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of two men wearing suits at the groundbreaking for the Presbyterian Church located on North 5th and Orange. The man on the left is shoveling dirt as the man next to him stands with what appears to be a bible in his hand. There are a group of people behind both of the men.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a suit shoveling dirt at the Presbyterian Church groundbreaking. There are a group of children wearing coats behind him watching as he shovels dirt.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a suit and glasses shoveling dirt at the Presbyterian Church groundbreaking. A church can be seen on the right in the background. A woman wearing glasses holding a cane is behind the man shoveling dirt amongst other people.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

First Presbyterian Church #1

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of First Presbyterian Church located at N. 5th and Orange in Abilene, Texas. The church has a square bell tower and Gothic style windows. There is a car parked in the street outside the church.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

First Presbyterian Church #2

Description: Photograph of an exterior view of First Presbyterian Church located at N. 5th and Orange in Abilene, Texas. The church has a square bell tower and Gothic style windows. There is a car parked in the street outside the church.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a suit and glasses shoveling dirt at the Presbyterian Church groundbreaking. There are a group of children watching him as he shovels the dirt. Houses and trees can be seen in the background.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a woman in a skirt and jacket shoveling dirt at the Presbyterian Church groundbreaking. A man in a suit is standing next to her with one of his hands on her back and a bible in the other hand. There is a small group of people behind them.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a large group of people at a groundbreaking for the Presbyterian Church located on North 5th Street and Orange. There are two men wearing suits standing with shovels in their hands with a crowd of children around them. A house can be seen behind the group of people.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Groundbreaking at Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of a man in a suit holding a shovel with dirt in it. There is a man with a young child in his arms and other people behind the man with the shovel. A church with stained glass windows is in the background.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[410 Avenue A - First Presbyterian Church - Palestine]

Description: Photograph of the front of the First Presbyterian Church, located at 410 Avenue A in Palestine, Texas. It is a red-brick building with white stone accents that has a Gothic architecture design including leaded stained glass and Tiffany memorial windows. There is a tall silver spire above the tower on the left side of the building. A sign outside the front entrance has information about worship services.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

First Presbyterian Church

Description: Photograph of the First Presbyterian Church located on North 5th and Orange Street in downtown Abilene. There is a large tree in front of a house located next to the church.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library