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Baptist Church, Carthage, IL

July 1, 2016


The seller on eBay incorrectly identifies this as “Disciples of Christ, Christian Science.” Those are, in fact, two different denominations and it turns out this church is neither: it’s Baptist and was built in 1910 — architect not yet identified.

New Baptist Church Carthage

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Standing in the balcony and looking diagonally toward the pulpit, I wonder what we’d see looking the other way. I want to believe an Akron Plan Sunday School.

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