story of Old St. George"s American Methodism"s oldest and most historic church... by Francis Harrison Tees

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Published by The Message Publishing Co. in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Methodist Church -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia,
  • St. George"s Methodist Church (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

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StatementFrancis H. Tees....
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
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Open LibraryOL19697978M

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