First Estonian Lutheran Church

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    This is the First Estonian Lutheran Church in the US, located in Lincoln County, Wisconsin.

    It was built in 1914 and was the first Estonian church building erected in America. It has been in disrepair for some time. There has been interest in restoring it, but I am not sure how they are faring with this.

    Michigan Nut, Sven Loach, Flick Vlooi, and 6 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Michigan Nut 27 months ago | reply

      This looks straight out of a twilight-zone movie, or something. Looks great in mono!

    2. Flick Vlooi 27 months ago | reply

      Hard to describe why, could be the forest setting and the beautiful sunlit wall, or the antiquity of the building, or just the light through the trees...but I like it and I think it's special. Thanks for the info in the caption too :)

    3. Corsaro078 27 months ago | reply

      Nice monchrome!

    4. Oliver Winter 27 months ago | reply

      Nice black and white!!

    5. Ferro55 27 months ago | reply

      Ottima e curata composizione...complimenti per lo scatto
      Grazie della visita
      Andrea

    6. Sven Loach 27 months ago | reply

      What an amazing find and image. Love it all tucked away back there. Seems as if you had to go searching for it. Know about the Ukranian Lutheran churches from that part of the USA, but not the Estonian. Interesting.

    7. Astrid Photography. 27 months ago | reply

      What a beautiful little church...!

    8. thedonjon1 27 months ago | reply

      Love the image and the lighting is wonderful!

    9. Tiina Gill (busy) 27 months ago | reply

      Thta's a very interesting fact! Thank you for sharing! Being Estonian myself it's nice to learn about things like this.

      Beautiful composition!

    10. Danix233... away for Holidays!!! [deleted] 27 months ago | reply

      Great history! Great shot!

    11. V. Casey 27 months ago | reply

      How about them ticks eh? They sure were something, eh?

    12. jjs08 27 months ago | reply

      What a gem, great find and capture!

    13. Eddie Fleming 27 months ago | reply

      Beautiful Image. I found it in the Photography Bay selections for the week.

    14. Flick Vlooi 27 months ago | reply

      Congratulations on making this week's Photography Bay readers roundup!! This is an outstanding photo, and I will be looking forward to seeing more such photos feature there in future :)

    15. Cal ~ 8 months ago | reply

      Wonderful light,great shot!

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