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Title
Carved wooden pew
Creator
Gordon, John C. (photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
Undated
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
John C. Gordon Photographic Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows a carved wooden pew in a church. Carved into the pew are the words: "In memory of Mons. Francesco Sciocchetti, A.D. MCMXXXI."
Francesco Sciocchetti was born in Italy in 1863. After serving as a priest in San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy for 30 years, he immigrated to California in 1922. He died in San Francisco, California in 1946.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
10 x 8 in.
Extent
10 x 8 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/gordon/id/2085
Subject
Pews
Churches
Place
San Francisco
California
Source
John C. Gordon Photograph Collection
Relation
Series I, Box 2, Folder: Churches - Interiors

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