Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Guardian Angel Statue Returns

Holy Angels parish in Sandusky has restored its outdoor statue of a Guardian Angel and child, commissioned 100 years ago.  See the story HERE and HERE.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Toledo State Hospital chapel

A photo from the 1963 St. Vincent School of Nursing yearbook. 
An old photo of the chapel from the front angle:  click HERE.
Architect Edward Fallis designed the buildings of the Toledo State Hospital, one of the first psychiatric facilities to incorporate a "village" concept.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Houston Hurricane

A link to the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston HERE.
Cardinal Daniel DiNardo is a native of Steubenville, Ohio.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

St. Mary, Sandusky



Wooden canopy over Baptismal Font.
A Station of the Cross.

Lourdes Grotto in side alcove.


Main entrance doors.


More exterior photos HERE.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

St. Francis Home / Convent, Tiffin


Recently, Aaron Turner of Shelby sent in a photo of an unidentified church interior. (Click on photo to enlarge.)  It looks like it matches up with a post card of the St. Francis Chapel in Tiffin.  Thanks for passing this along, Aaron!

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Sandusky Churches, 1930


A page of photos from a "Scenic Guide to Ohio Lake Erie Island District", printed in 1930.  Click on the image to see larger.