Brooklyn Heights: Richard Upjohn's heavenly calling
That Richard Upjohn sure knew how to build churches. His name has been in the headlines of late -- Upjohn was the architect of the recently saved St. Saviour's Church in Maspeth -- but in any architectural guides to great American churches, his name always front and center. His range was impressive -- consider the Carpenter Gothic beauty of the country church that is St. Saviours.
And then, consider these two churches, just blocks away from each in that great neighborhood for churches, browstones, small businesses, small parks and all the things that made Jane Jacobs blush: Brooklyn Heights.
First up is