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The First Presbyterian Church : a history of the oldest organization in Chicago : with biographical sketches of the pastors and copious extracts from the choir records /

by Philo Adams Otis.

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Main Author: Otis, Philo Adams
Published: Chicago : Clayton F. Summy Co., 1900.
Topics: Presbyterian Church - Illinois - Chicago - History. | Presbyterian Church - Illinois - Chicago - Clergy - Biography. | Church music - Presbyterian church - 19th century. | Church music - Illinois - Chicago - 19th century. | First Presbyterian Church (Chicago, Ill.) - History.
Regions: Chicago (Ill.) - Church history - 19th century.
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Main Author: Otis, Philo Adams, 1846-1930
Physical Description: 179 p., [36] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Notes: "This book ... is largely devoted to the history of music in this church as a part of its service; and, as, to my knowledge, there exists no other work covering this subject, I have attempted to present a number of facts connected with church music ... which seem to me to deserve an authentic record in connection with a history of church life in Chicago"--prelude.
Includes index.
Author was a member of the Committee on Music at First Presbyterian since 1874; also author of a history on the Chicago Symphany Orchestra, published 1924.

More Details for: The First Presbyterian Church : a histor