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St. Mary'S Church

St. Mary'S Church Mobile Alabama
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Stock #: 65699
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Mobile
State: Alabama (AL)
County: Mobile
Publisher: E. C. Kropp Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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A BRONZE TABLET IN THE GROUNDS OF ST. MARY'S READS: "THIS IS THE SIDE OF THE CHURCH AND HOME OF THE POET-PRIEST, FATHER RYAN (1877-1882)." ANOTHER TABLET IN A WINDOW IN THE CHURCH. DEDICATED FEBRUARY 5, 1928, BEARS THIS INSCRIPTION: "IN MEMORY OF FATHER RYAN,PRIEST,PATRIOT, AND POET, BY THE CHILDREN OF THE CONFEDERACY." THE NEW ST. MARY'S IS A STRIKING EXAMPLE OF SPANISH RENAISSANCE ARCHITECHTURE.