SV192 — Nelson Dionne Collection. View from the front looking at the 1825-built Central Baptist Church on St Peter Street, also known as the Second Baptist Church, before its 1877 renovation.
Published by Peabody & Tilton, "booksellers and stationers," at 220 Essex Street, Salem, Mass., in "View of Salem, Mass., and Vicinity," c. 1874-76.
Since 1903, the church has served as home for the Polish-speaking St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and most recently it was declared the Saint John Paul II Shrine of Divine Mercy.
Salem, Central Baptist Church, St Peter Street