Title

Church 1

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Protestant Church in Palmer

Description

Image shows the north side of the Palmer Protestant Church in winter with trees in the foreground and background and with snow all over. A power pole and power lines are in the foreground. This photo is printed on a postcard, but has no attribution to a photographer.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 10

Creator

Unknown

Subject

A film crew documents choir practice at the Presbyterian Church in Palmer

Description

Image is of a Warner Brothers film crew documenting choir practice in the log Presbyterian Church in Palmer. Identified members of the choir are Rev. Bert Bingle at the pulpit, Harry Wimmer, Howard Estelle and Ruth DeArmond Estelle at right.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 11

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Interior of St. Michaels Catholic Church in Palmer

Description

Image is a view of the interior sanctuary of the log St. Michaels Catholic Church in Palmer as it appeared not long after it was construction in 1937. Statues, pictures and other religious objects are apparent.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 12

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Eklutna Russian Orthodox Church

Description

Image is of the old log church at Eklutna Village, facing the front entry. Prominent is the bell tower over the entry porch. Scattered trees adjacent and snow-clad mountains beyond.

Location

Eklutna, Alaska

Title

Church 13

Creator

Mac's Photo Shop

Subject

Eklutna Russian Orothodox Church

Description

Image is a three quarter side view of the Eklutna Russian Orthodox Church in the foreground. Identity and instruction signs are in near foreground. People are walking among grave houses in middle ground with trees beyond.

Location

Eklutna, Alaska

Title

Church 14

Creator

2nd Mapping Squadron, U.S. Army Air Force

Subject

Eklutna Russian Orthodox church and burial houses

Description

Image shows a springtime view of several Native burial houses in foreground, a log Russian Orthodox church in middle ground, trees and snow-clad mountains beyond.

Location

Eklutna, Alaska

Title

Church 15

Creator

Jackson

Subject

Old Russian Church at Eklutna

Description

Image is of the old log Russian Orthodox Church at Eklutna. Scattered trees are visible, other buildings are partially visible beyond the church as are snow-clad mountains.

Location

Eklutna, Alaska

Title

Church 2

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Palmer First Church of God near completion in 1949

Description

Image shows the First Church of God in Palmer with construction essentially complete.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 3

Creator

Elsie Havens Blue

Subject

Log Church Building

Description

Image shows the front of the Lutheran church in Palmer surrounded by trees. Two cars are parked in front of the church.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 4

Creator

Unknown, possibly Irv Plitt

Subject

Palmer Lutheran Church

Description

Image is of the front (west side) of the log Lutheran church with grass expanse in front and birch trees beyond.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 5

Creator

Unknown, possibly Irv Plitt

Subject

Palmer Lutheran Church

Description

Image is of the front (west side) of the Palmer Lutheran log church with birch trees in foreground and a mountain beyond. A sign is visible in the left foreground and a plaque is visible on the church wall.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 6

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Lutheran Church in Palmer, Alaska

Description

Summer view of north and west side of the Lutheran Church in Palmer, Alaska.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 7

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Lutheran Church in Palmer, Alaska

Description

Summer view of west and south sides of the Lutheran Church in Palmer, Alaska. Construction appears to be complete but grounds are not yet fully cleaned up.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 8

Creator

Jackson

Subject

Church, Building

Description

Image shows the north side of a log church, identified as the Protestant Church, also commonly referred to as the Community (Presbyterian) Church or the "Church of a Thousand Trees", in Palmer, Alaska. Trees are evident in front and beyond and power lines overhead.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church 9

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Funeral setting in Palmer Protest Church

Description

Image is of the interior of the Palmer Protestant Church, unoccupied pews in foreground, a closed casket in front with floral bouquets prominent.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church Construction 1

Creator

Unknown

Subject

Church, Building

Description

Image shows a man standing on a log wall beside several peeled log rafters with log walls behind and below. Various boards lean against the rafters and a power cord with a light bulb hangs from one rafter. The structure under construction is identified as the Community (Presbyterian) Church of Palmer. There is evidence of light snow cover and the man is warmly dressed. Tress form the backdrop.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Title

Church Construction 2

Creator

Unknown

Subject

United Protestant Church under construction in Palmer

Description

Image is a winter view of the United Protestant Church in Palmer under construction. Several men are visible applying roof boards on the log structure. Birch trees are in foreground with snow on the ground.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

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