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  early churches of New Jersey

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North Dutch Reformed Church
Newark, Essex County


The variegated sandstone of the spire against the pink stone of the former Mutual Benefit Life building is one of the best views in Newark for the photographer. William Kirk was the architect for this fine Gothic Revival building, erected in 1858. Kirk also designed several other Reformed churches in the city, but none so fine as this. The congregation was organized in ____.




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