• Trinity Church on Dominie's Bowery

    3 days ago - By Analog Artist Digital World

    While living in New York City, I did a series of sketches of the 50 oldest churches in the five boroughs. Trinity Church on Broadway at Wall Street in the city was one of the first churches I sketched. It was built between 1839 and 1846.
    It is the third church to stand at this location. The church received its charter from England's King William III in 1647. The first church on the site was destroyed by the great fire of 1776 set by British troupes occupying the city during the Revolutionary War. That fire created a furrow of devastation three quarters of a mile long.
    The second church...
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