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St. Ann's Monastery Church

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1929, Maginnis and Walsh. 1250 St. Ann's St.

Boston architects designed this basilican church for the Passionist Order to replace one lost to mine subsidence. The Lombard Romanesque exterior encloses a hall roofed by an open timber ceiling with painted trusses and a half dome over the altar.

Writing Credits

George E. Thomas


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George E. Thomas, "St. Ann's Monastery Church", [Scranton, Pennsylvania], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of PA vol 2

Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, George E. Thomas, with Patricia Likos Ricci, Richard J. Webster, Lawrence M. Newman, Robert Janosov, and Bruce Thomas. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 490-490.

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