Skokie Historical Society

Religious Buildings of Skokie, Illinois

1865 through 1948

 

Previously known as NILES CENTRE or NILES CENTER, Illinois


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St. Peter Catholic School and Church Postcard, circa 1880

St. Peter Catholic Church is located at the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Niles Center Road.

St. Peter Evangelical Church, 1865

St. Peter Evangelical Church is located at Oakton Street and Laramie Avenue.

St. Peter Evangelical Church, 1887

St. Peter Evangelical Church after the bell tower was added to the original church building.

St. Paul Lutheran Church, circa 1900

A group of young people standing in front of St. Paul Lutheran Church which is located on Niles Center Road at Lincoln Avenue.

St. Peter Catholic Church Postcard, circa 1900

St. Peter Catholic Church is located on the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Niles Center Road.

St. Peter Evangelical Church, circa 1900

St. Peter Evangelical Church is located on Oakton Street and Laramie Avenue.

St. Peter Catholic Church Rectory, circa 1900

The St. Peter Catholic Church Rectory is located at 8116 Niles Center Road.

St. Peter Evangelical Church and Parsonage, circa 1900

St. Peter Evangelical Church and Parsonage is located on Oakton Street and Laramie Avenue.

St. Peter Evangelical Church Confirmation Class, early 1900s

St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church Confirmation Class are shown (left to right): Jeanette Remke, Pearl Mayer, Gertrude Kindt, Ruby Klehm.

Holy Trinity Mission Church Confirmation Class, 1948

The Holy Trinity Mission Church Confirmation Class. The people are not identified.

First Church of Christian Science, 1953

The First Church of Christian Science is located at 7800 Niles Avenue.

Congregation B'Nai Emunuh Building, 1980s

The Congregation B'Nai Emunuh was located at 9131 Niles Center Road.

Crawford Avenue Baptist Church, 1984

The Crawford Avenue Baptist Church is located at 9800 Crawford Avenue.

St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, 1985

St. Timothy's Lutheran Church is located at 9000 Kildare Avenue.

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 1985

The Holy Trinity Episcopal Church is located at 8201 Karlov Avenue.

Niles Township Jewish Congregation Building, 1985

The Niles Township Jewish Congregation is located at 4500 Dempster Street.

Skokie Valley Traditional Synagogue, 1985

The Skokie Valley Traditional Synagogue is located at 8825 East Prairie Road.

Evanshire United Presbyterian Church, 1987

The Evanshire United Presbyterian Church is located at 4555 Church Street.

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 1987

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church is located at 9248 Lawndale Avenue.

Skokie Central Synagogue Building, 1987

The Skokie Central Synagogue is located at 4040 Main Street.

Iran Hebrew Congregation Building, 1987

The Iran Hebrew Congregation building is located at 3820 Main Street.

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