Little Beaver Historical Society Image Collection

Churches & Religion



This collection contains images of churches and other places of worship, as well as religious and associated social activities and persons who have impacted local history.

Image................................................................CaptionDateKeywordsSource Notes

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0001_White Church
CAPTION:
White Church Reformed Presbyterian Church was on the south side of the Little Beaver Creek near New Galilee Borough, Pa. Although this church is long gone, the White Church cemetery still can be found on White Church road. This congregation officially ended its existence in 1951.
DATE:
c. 1940s
KEYWORDS:
White Church Reformed Presbyterian
cemetery
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0002_First Presbyterian Church in New Galilee
CAPTION:
The First Presbyterian Church, New Galilee, Pa. Rock Springs church in background.
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
First Presbyterian Church
New Galilee Borough
Rock Springs Church
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0003_St Anne Church in New Galilee
CAPTION:
St. Anne Church in New Galilee, Pa.
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
St. Anne Church
New Galilee Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0004_Revolutionary War Soldier grave in New Salem Church Cemetery
CAPTION:
Grave of Revolutionary War soldier, John Partridge (1736-1819). New Salem Church Cemetery, Ohioville Pa
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
Revolutionary War
Cemetery
Gravesite
New Salem Church
Ohioville Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0005_Rev. Thomas E. Hughes
CAPTION:
Rev. Thomas E. Hughes, first pastor of Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian. Established Greersburg Academy.
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
Rev. Thomas E. Hughes
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church
Darlington Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0006_Reformed Presbyterian Church in New Galilee
CAPTION:
Reformed Presbyterian Church in New Galilee, originally located near the railroad tracks behind present-day New Galilee grade school.
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
Reformed Presbyterian Church
New Galilee Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0007_United Brethren Church
CAPTION:
United Brethren Church in Industry, Pa, built around 1834 and located on Wolf Run Rd. and Paradise Rd. Church relocated to Industry, Pa in 1898.
DATE:
Unknown
KEYWORDS:
United Brethren Church
Industry Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0008_New Salem Church Sunday School Picnic
CAPTION:
New Salem Church Sunday School Picnic.
DATE:
c. 1910
KEYWORDS:
Ohioville Borough
New Salem Presbyterian Church
Sunday School
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0009_New Salem Presbyterian Church in Ohioville
CAPTION:
New Salem Presbyterian Church
DATE:
1900
KEYWORDS:
Ohioville Borough
New Salem Presbyterian Church
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0010_Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church
CAPTION:
“The Old Church” (1861-1863). Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church at 5th and Market Streets, Darlington, Pa.
DATE:
1861-1863
KEYWORDS:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church Darlington Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0011_Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church
CAPTION:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church. April 16, 2009
DATE:
2009
KEYWORDS:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church Darlington Borough
SOURCE:
Location: Wikipedia page.
Original: Photo by Nyttend posted on Wikipedia page.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0012_Mt. Pleasant Church_1976 Church Publication
CAPTION:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church illustration on publication cover.
DATE:
1976
KEYWORDS:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church
Darlington Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0013_Mount Pleasant Church Sunday School
CAPTION:
Mount Pleasant Church Sunday School in Darlington Borough.
DATE:
c. 1900
KEYWORDS:
Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church
Darlington Borough
Sunday School
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0014_Lucas and Mary Lynn Grile
CAPTION:
Lucas and wife Mary Lynn Grile. Lucas Grile was a popular minister in the 1950s at the New Salem Presbyterian Church in Ohioville.
DATE:
c. 1950s
KEYWORDS:
minister
New Salem Presbyterian Church
Ohioville Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0015_Pentecostal Nazarene Church in New Galilee
CAPTION:
Pentecostal Nazarene Church in New Galilee, corner of Washington and Locust Streets.
DATE:
1909
KEYWORDS:
Pentecostal Nazarene Church
New Galilee Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0016_Ladies Missionary Society of Mt. Pleasant Church
CAPTION:
Ladies Missionary Society of Mt. Pleasant Church. Church in background.
DATE:
1898
KEYWORDS:
Ladies Missionary Society
Mt. Pleasant Church
Darlington Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0017_Free Presbyterian Church in Darlington
CAPTION:
Free Presbyterian Church in Darlington. Built 1847. Reformed Presbyterian Church since 1867. (Photo taken November 2021).
DATE:
1847
KEYWORDS:
Free Presbyterian Church
Darlington Borough
Reformed Presbyterian Church
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0018_Easter Sunday at St Christine Catholic Church in Industry
CAPTION:
Easter Sunday at St Christine Catholic Church in Industry (April 14, 1963).
DATE:
1963
KEYWORDS:
Easter
Church service
St. Christine Catholic Church
Industry Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0019_Dedication of St Ann Catholic Church in New Galilee
CAPTION:
Dedication of St Ann Catholic Church in New Galilee. Church existed 1924-1974.
DATE:
1924
KEYWORDS:
St. Ann Catholic Church
New Galilee Borough
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0020_Darlington Reformed Presbyterian Church
CAPTION:
Darlington Reformed Presbyterian Church.
DATE:
1867
KEYWORDS:
Free Presbyterian Church
Darlington Borough
Reformed Presbyterian Church
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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ACCESSION: LBHS-2022-CR-0021_New Salem Church Sunday School
CAPTION:
New Salem Church Sunday School in Ohioville, Pa., November 1954. Names written on photo. Blanche Moore, teacher.
DATE:
1954
KEYWORDS:
Ohioville Borough
New Salem Presbyterian Church
Sunday School
South Beaver Township
SOURCE:
Location: LBHS Facebook page.
Original: Not documented.

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