Mariners Temple
Oliver Street Baptist Church
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Dewey Decimal: LPCDR 
Primary Author: Landmarks Preservation Commission
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Year Published: 1966
Number of pages: 1
Resource Type: Designation Report
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Description: This church is, by many accounts, the oldest Baptist church in Manhattan. The designation report names Minard Lafever as architect and the Guide to NYC Landmarks attributes Temple to Isaac Lucas. Report gives date of 1842, Guide to NYC Landmarks gives date of 1844-5. See "Guide to New York City Landmarks" for additional information.
Architectural Styles:
   Classical
   Greek Revival

Files:
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Subjects:
   New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports: Manhattan
   New York Buildings
   Manhattan Civic Center