Mercer Chapel

Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Title:
Mercer Chapel
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher:
Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center
Date of Original:
1850/1980
Subject:
Churches--Georgia--Penfield
Facades--Georgia--Penfield
Old Mercer Chapel (Penfield, Ga.)
Penfield Baptist Church (Penfield, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Greene County, Penfield, 33.667347, -83.1773776
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of the exterior of Mercer Chapel in Penfield, Georgia.
Greek Revival; columns
Old Mercer Chapel was built in 1845 by David Demarest on the campus of Mercer University in Penfield, Greene County, Georgia. The University moved to Macon, Georgia, in 1871 and the chapel later became the Penfield Baptist Church. The Greek Revival building is included in the Penfield Historic District, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.
Local Identifier:
VIS 170.3303.001
ahc1703303001.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/athpc/id/874
Additional Rights Information:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
8 x 10 in.
Original Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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