Post Chapel, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

This is a typical multi-denominational structure provided for the soldiers and their families to worship. All faiths held their services in such buildings, at different days and times according to the tenets of the respective religion. Buildings of this design were constructed widely throughout the United States on military bases.

Genuine Curteich-Chicago “C.T. Art Colortone”

There is no description on the back of this card. The building is notable in that it has no iconography or other marks that would identify it as a church for a specific religion or denomination. This was done intentionally to allow many different faiths to use the structure without risk of inappropriate symbols being present.

This card likely dates to the 1950s.

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