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Congregational Church, Rockville, CT

April 5, 2018

Slogging through hundreds of postcard images every day — yes, I do that — now and then yields a gem like this: the Congregational church (UCC) at Rockville, CT. Quite simply, they do not get any more Akron-Auditorium than this.

I realized this looked familiar and discovered that this is the Union Congregational church, designed by W. H. Hayes, one of the claimants for invention of the diagonal plan for auditorium seating.

 

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