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Notre Dame Catholic Church and School

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1936; 1990 church expansion, Tapley Lunow Architects. 900 Water St.

Houston-based Tapley Lunow Architects laterally enlarged this vernacular limestone church, transforming a basilican form into a fan-shaped seating plan in response to the Vatican II liturgical reforms of 1964. The spacious interior is illuminated by architect-designed stained glass windows.

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Author: 
Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Notre Dame Catholic Church and School", [Kerrville, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-NB71.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 217-217.

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