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A painting by Edwin White of General George Washington resigning his military commission as the victorious commander-in-chief before the Continental Congress at a session in the Maryland State House in 1783, when Annapolis was the capital of America. The painting hangs on the stairway in the central lobby of the State House.

A painting by Edwin White of General George Washington resigning his military commission as the victorious commander-in-chief before the Continental Congress at a session in the Maryland State House in 1783, when Annapolis was the capital of America. The painting hangs on the stairway in the central lobby of the State House.

A stained glass window at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church in Annapolis, Maryland.

A stained glass window at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church in Annapolis, Maryland.

The art deco Guardian Building in downtown Detroit.

The art deco Guardian Building in downtown Detroit.

The Byzantine-style campus of Rice University in Houston.

The Byzantine-style campus of Rice University in Houston.

The stripped altar of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit following the Maundy Thursday service.

The stripped altar of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit following the Maundy Thursday service.

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Downtown Detroit, 1960.  From Michigan Consolidated Gas Building, Detroit downtown 1960

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Downtown Detroit, 1960.  From Michigan Consolidated Gas Building, Detroit downtown 1960

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An original stained glass window at Trinity Episcopal Church (circa 1863) in Toledo.

An original stained glass window at Trinity Episcopal Church (circa 1863) in Toledo.

Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral in Toledo.

Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral in Toledo.

Detail of stained glass window at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit.

Detail of stained glass window at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit.

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St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit.

St. John’s Episcopal Church in Detroit.

 
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Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit.

Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit.

Fort Street Presbyterian Church in Detroit.

Fort Street Presbyterian Church in Detroit.

Sainte-Anne-de-Détroit Roman Catholic Church in Detroit.

Sainte-Anne-de-Détroit Roman Catholic Church in Detroit.