Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1842/00/00 Rev Samuel Francis Smith Vocation Samuel Francis Smith serves as minister of First Baptist Church in Newton from 1842 to 1854.
1888/00/00 John Lyman Faxon Architect Originally founded, 5 July 1780 on a site just west of the present building, the First Baptist Church in Newton is built in the Richardsonian Romanesque style pioneered by Henry H Richardson.

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Particulars for First Baptist Church in Newton:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Criteria Historic Event
Owner Private
Area of Significance Religion
Historic Use Religious Property
Architectural Style Richardsonian Romanesque
Architectural Style Romanesque Revival

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 82002746
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: Faxon,John Lyman
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Attribute: Richardsonian Romanesque
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Criteria Consideration: Religious property
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Significant Year: 1888
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-Function: Religious structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-Function: Religious structure

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