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Duke Chapel on the campus of Duke University

Duke Chapel (Durham, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Duke Chapel on the campus of Duke University
Subjects:
Chapels
Item identifier:
0012882
Created Date:
circa to
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Durham (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

Architect:
Street:
401 Chapel Drive
Community:
Durham
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27705
Architectural note:
Considered the finest late Gothic Revival monument in the state, the chapel is both the architectural focal point and the iconic symbol of Duke University. The entrance tower was modeled after the Bell Harry Tower of Canterbury Cathedral. The chapel houses statues of the Duke family associated with their sarcophogi.
Location:
Durham (N.C.)
Subjects:
Chapels
Universities and colleges
Gothic revival (Architecture)
College campuses
College buildings
Statues
Latitude, Longitude:
36.001959, -78.939924

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