Carolyn Clausen Collection

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Clausen #011

Saint Matthew's Lutheran Church 1743 -

History of Cemeteries
by Shence Stauffer [Class of 1972]

Second Church Cemetery located on Clearview Road.
1856 - 1802
 Picture made from a glass negative taken by Robert B. Spangler about 1889


Third Church erected in 1806
Location on West Chestnut Street. Photo prior to 1878

Fourth Church erected in 1878. Spire of third church was incorporated into this structure. Cemetery to the right. Photo date unknown but prior to 1922.

Fifth Church erected in 1922

Parsonage located on Frederick Street - Rev. Samuel Young
Photo taken prior to 1878

Parsonage located on corner of Frederick Street and
N. Franklin St.
Photo circa 1950

200th Anniversary Program
Additional pictures and history of church.

  Dedicatory Organ Recital - 1931
contributed by Paul Hentz [Class of 1964]

200th Anniversary of Saint Matthew's Lutheran Church Program

1931 Organ Dedicatory Program