Image ID
HB-07052-L2
Headline
Interior view of nave and altar, First Church of Christ
Date Depicted
circa 1942-1955
Date Created
circa 1942-1955
Creator
Engdahl, William S. and William C. Hedrich for Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-07052-L2, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
2500
Max Pixels - Width
3278
KEYWORDS
Columbus (Ind.)
religion
built environment
architecture
Hedrich-Blessing
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961
Saarinen Saarinen Associates
Engdahl, William S.
Hedrich, William C.
churches
church interiors
houses of worship
Christianity
Architectural Forum
pews
mid-century modern
altars
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
auditoriums
chapels
buildings
First Church of Christ (Columbus, Ind.)
interior views
hb07052l2
interior view of nave and altar first church of christ

Interior view of the altar, taken from the nave, of the First Church of Christ in Columbus, Indiana, circa 1942-1952. The view includes rows of pews, a curved pulpit (left), and choir, all done in sleek, modern style. Photographed by Bill Engdahl and Bill Hedrich for Eero Saarinen and Saarinen, Saarinen, Associates (the building's architects) and Architectural Forum and McCall Corporation.

Interior view of the altar, taken from the nave, of the First Church of Christ in Columbus, Indiana, circa 1942-1952. The view includes rows of pews, a curved pulpit (left), and choir, all done in sleek, modern style. Photographed by Bill Engdahl and Bill Hedrich for Eero Saarinen and Saarinen, Saarinen, Associates (the building's architects) and Architectural Forum and McCall Corporation.