Thursday, April 12, 2012

New Hampshire Churches

St. Matthews Episcopal Summer Chapel, Sugar Hill NH

First Baptist Church, Hampton Falls, NH

New Hampshire/New England are know for their beautiful churches, white on white churches.  You can find usually in scenic towns, showcasing beautiful steeples. One of my favorite topics to photograph.

White on White: Churches of Rural New England — Historic New England
There were no trained architects or even schools of architecture in America at the time. Their inspiration came from traditional designs and from pattern books.  In his photographs, he traces the evolution of church styles from the early meetinghouse through the changing patterns of Greek and Gothic revivals."

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