New Life Ministries Church of God in Christ
Krieg, Hetherington and Son
Christensen Construction Company
Church, Gothic Revival
The Economist, July 8, 1922, p. 125 = William T. Krieg, J. T. [John Todd] Hetherington and Son, 105 North Clark, awarded entire contract to John T. Christensen, 35 South Dearborn Street, for a church, 46 x 114, with classrooms in basement, Austin Boulevard and Superior Street, for Austin Boulevard Christian congregation. Cost $60,000.
Austin Boulevard Christian Church
Not currently designated at national, state, or local level
This is a 2.5-story church in the Gothic Revival style built in 1922. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original brick and original stone. The building has a high front gable with parapet roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. Windows are original wood, Decorative-light stained glass. Square, arched and pointed stained glass fixed and casement windows. There is a single-bay platform/stoop. Side entry in recessed pointed arch stone surround. There is a two-story, rear, brick addition. compatible with original in size and location.
* Date source: Village of Oak Park building permit archives.
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