Monday, 28 September 2009
"Lesnianskiej" 300 Years of the Parish
Dated (14/09/2009) and circulated postcard
Blessing of the organs in the Basilica of St. Bridget
Dated (14/09/2009) and circulated postcard, from Tarnobrzeg (PL) to Santa Maria da Feira (P).
I would like to thank Kazimeirz for both these nice postcards and the beautiful stamps on.
Thursday, 17 September 2009
- San Francisco Church
San Francisco is an important baroque Church, the first one built in Quito. Construction began in 1535, just 1 month after the Spanish arrived. (It took more than 100 years to finish.)
Dated (03.09.2009) and circulated postcard, from Guayaquil (Ecuador) to Santa Maria da Feira (Portugal).
Thank you so much, John! Muchas gracias!
Tuesday, 1 September 2009
"Boston" - Park Street Church
This location was nicknamed The Brimstone Corner during the War of 1812 because of the gunpowder stored here. In the Church yard are buried 3 signers of The Declaration of Independence, Paul Revere, and the victims of the Boston Massacre.
Uncirculated postcard, Jean-Claude's courtesy!
"Brevard" (NC) - St. Philip's Episcopal Church
The 1926 norman Gothic church building was designated by architect Louis Asbury and is considered one of North Carolina's outstanding church buildigs. The parish house edition to St. Philip's Church received the 1996 award of merit from the State Historic Preservation Foundation.
Pen and ink drawing is by award winning Artist, Dorothy Moreau.
Dated (24.08.2009) and circulated postcard, from Pisgah Forest (NC) to Santa maria da Feira, Portugal. Thanks to Jean-Claude!