St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church - Greenville, Mississippi
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 33° 24.613 W 091° 03.709
15S E 680228 N 3698444
Quick Description: Historical marker commemorating an historic Catholic Church in Greenville, Mississippi.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 2/21/2008 6:12:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM3795
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 42

Long Description:

St. Joseph's
 Roman Catholic Church
(organized 1858)

This fine Gothic Revival Church, the second building of this parish, was erected in 1907.  It was designed and financed by Father P.J. Korstenbroek, who served here for 33 years and was memorialized in William Alexander Percy's Lanterns of the Levee.  Many of the stained glass windows came from the Munich studios of Emil Frei. ~ text of marker

Date Installed:: 1991/01/01

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Related Website:: [Web Link]

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