Fine Arts building sign

Dorothy Moses Morrison Chapel

Dorothy Moses Morrison Chapel

Dorothy Moses Morrison chapel 多萝西·摩西·莫里森教堂展示了五扇历史悠久的彩色玻璃窗. Morrison. 这些窗户在2001年被修复,并被放置在翻修后的小教堂里. 房间里有风琴、立式钢琴和施坦威三角钢琴.

这个私密的空间已经成为独奏会的热门场所, small chamber groups and public performances. 它也是欧洲杯投注音乐系的合唱室.

Find more detailed information on each window.

Public Use

公众可以租用教堂举办小型婚礼或演出等活动. 

Four hours or less - $100

More than four hours - $165 (per day)

To reserve the Chapel, call (620) 792-9340, or send an email.

Free Tours

教堂的参观是免费的,可以预约. 请致电(620)792-9342安排参观.

History of the Chapel Windows
History of the Chapel Windows

1879年,堪萨斯州大本德市的第一公教教堂落成.  会众不断壮大,1910年5月,一座新的砖房开始动工. 这座新建筑于1911年3月完工,耗资3万美元,其中包括一个新的管风琴.

在这座新建筑里有大量的彩色玻璃窗, 其中许多是为了纪念杰出的教会和社区成员.

By 1959 the church had again outgrown its facilities.  在大本德的21街和波尔克街的交汇处建了一座新大楼之后, 旧教堂的窗户被拆下来卖掉或封存起来.

In 1991, Dorothy Moses Morrison, 教会创始成员之一的曾孙女, 将其中的五扇窗户作为礼物捐赠给了欧洲杯投注基金会. The windows were restored in 2001, and then installed in the renovated chapel, which was renamed in her honor.

Amasa C. and Naomi A. (特里·摩西)是七个儿子的父母,他们在大本德长大成人.  With the help of their father, 这些人对大弯镇的磨坊和银行业的发展做出了巨大贡献.  Upon the decision to build a new church, 儿子们支持创作一幅彩色玻璃双联画,以纪念他们的父母,因为他们在创立公理会教堂方面有影响力.  The couple were charter members of the church.  Additionally, A.C. was the first superintendent of the Sunday school.

 

这个长方形的小窗户描绘了年轻的基督,是为了纪念尤金H. Lindas.  Lindas was the eight-year-old son of Dr. 大本德镇的亨利和杰西·琳达约翰·琳达的孙子, an early settler of Pawnee Rock, then of Larned, and proprietor of Lindas Lumber Company.  1910年,尤金·琳达和朋友们在大本德以南的阿肯色河玩耍时溺水身亡.  He was three months shy of his ninth birthday.

 

The sons of Mary A. 摩西买了一扇彩色玻璃窗,以纪念养育了14个孩子的母亲.  Moses' son, George, was Barton County's first sheriff, while another son, Edward, ran a successful mercantile business.  A daughter, Laura, married C.P. 汤斯利是《推荐网上欧洲杯投注大全》的创始人,他也是一名律师和法官.  Another window, 为纪念汤斯利法官而建的雕像陈列在现在的第一公公联合基督教会的门厅里.

 

Calvin Follmer Diffenbacher was born April 5, 1835, in Pennsylvania and came to Great Bend in 1873, one year after the town was formed.  His wife and children followed him one year later.  He was a legal partner with G. W. Nimocks and also D. A. Banta until 1896.  他于1876年当选大本德市市长,并于1889年进入教育委员会,任期两届. He also held the office of county attorney, 是第一次提名威廉·詹宁斯·布莱恩为总统候选人的大会代表吗. Mr. Diffenbacher died Mar. 20, 1907.  He married Harriet Amelia Smith (Jan 18, 1841 to May 18, 1909) September 1, 1859 at Arenzville, Illinois, they were the parents of seven children.  他们的儿子加尔文·弗雷德里克·迪芬巴赫(Calvin Frederick Diffenbacher)于2月15日出生. 1873年8月25日在伊利诺斯州死于恶性伤寒. 11, 1890 in Great Bend.  他被安葬在大本德公墓,他的父母后来都葬在那里.