Albany New York NY 1914 Million Dollar Interior Staircase Vintage Postcard

Albany New York NY 1914 Million Dollar Interior Staircase Vintage Postcard

psychoactivelectricity:    Loretto Chapel’s Miraculous Staircase    When the Loretto Chapel was completed in 1878, there was no way to access the choir loft twenty-two feet above. Carpenters were called in to address the problem, but they all concluded access to the loft would have to be via ladder as a staircase would interfere with the interior space of the small Chapel.Legend says that to find a solution to the seating problem, the Sisters of the Chapel made a novena to St. Joseph, the…

psychoactivelectricity: Loretto Chapel’s Miraculous Staircase When the Loretto Chapel was completed in 1878, there was no way to access the choir loft twenty-two feet above. Carpenters were called in to address the problem, but they all concluded access to the loft would have to be via ladder as a staircase would interfere with the interior space of the small Chapel.Legend says that to find a solution to the seating problem, the Sisters of the Chapel made a novena to St. Joseph, the…

The exotic railing is the work of Giuseppe Celeprin, an Italian artist with a passion for metal works.

The exotic railing is the work of Giuseppe Celeprin, an Italian artist with a passion for metal works.

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