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Holy Ghost (Slovak) Roman Catholic Church

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1930, Vincent Russoniello. 124 Willow Ave.
  • (Photo by William E. Fischer, Jr.)
  • (Photo by William E. Fischer, Jr.)
  • (William E. Fischer, Jr.)

This is another of Russoniello's ethnic churches (see LK32 and LU38). Its well-modeled tower rises above a highly ornamented marble portico with the flavor of an Early Christian reliquary—another indication of the architect's skill with stone.

Writing Credits

George E. Thomas


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George E. Thomas, "Holy Ghost (Slovak) Roman Catholic Church", [Olyphant, 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, 491-491.

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