Church of St. Peter (Gentilly Township, Minnesota)

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Church of St. Peter--Catholic
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Church of St. Peter (Gentilly Township, Minnesota) is located in Minnesota
Church of St. Peter (Gentilly Township, Minnesota)
Church of St. Peter (Gentilly Township, Minnesota) is located in the United States
Church of St. Peter (Gentilly Township, Minnesota)
Location25823 185th Avenue SW, Gentilly Township, Minnesota
Coordinates47°47′32″N 96°26′54″W / 47.79222°N 96.44833°W / 47.79222; -96.44833Coordinates: 47°47′32″N 96°26′54″W / 47.79222°N 96.44833°W / 47.79222; -96.44833
Area3.5 acres (1.4 ha)
Built1902 (rectory), 1914–15 (church)
ArchitectHalstead and Sullivan[2]
Architectural styleOther, Neo-Gothic
NRHP reference #82002994[1]
Added to NRHPAugust 19, 1982

The Church of St. Peter is a historic church in Gentilly Township, Minnesota, United States. The church, built from 1914 to 1915, and the adjacent 1902 rectory were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. The church was noted for its exemplary Gothic Revival architecture, and both buildings served as the anchor of a Catholic French Canadian settlement.[3] St. Peter's celebrated its centennial in 2014 with a renovation project.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ a b Greer, Torrie (August 15, 2014). "Gentilly: St. Peter's celebrating centennial". Crookston Times. Crookston, Minnesota. Retrieved 2017-01-11. $450K refurbishment secures parish's long-term future
  3. ^ Roth, Susan; Charles Nelson (1982-05-06). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory—Nomination Form: St. Peter's Church". National Park Service. Retrieved 2018-11-03.

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