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Architecture of Salvation – St. Clare’s Catholic Church

A friend and follower of Frank Lloyd Wright, [Francis Conroy] Sullivan designed this impressive church [St. Clare’s Catholic Church] in his mentor’s Prairie School style, incorporating flared overhanging eaves and geometric wood accents on stucco to emphasize a strong horizontal form.

~ from Exploring the Capital: An Architectural Guide to the Ottawa-Gatineau Region


If you want to see some of the city’s architectural gems you have to go to church.

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