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Lake Shore Chapel

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1904, Harry L. Walker; 1928 bell tower; 1947–1948 children's chapel. Shorewood Rd. at Campbell Rd.

The simple, one-story, wood-frame, hipped-roof Craftsman summer chapel is at Shorewood. The resort community was planned by John Alvord in 1902 in a naturalistic manner to follow the hills and dunes for vacationers from Oak Park, Illinois, and Lawrence, Kansas.

Writing Credits

Kathryn Bishop Eckert


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Kathryn Bishop Eckert, "Lake Shore Chapel", [Douglas, Michigan], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Michigan

Buildings of Michigan, Kathryn Bishop Eckert. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 272-272.

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