Laying of the cornerstone, St. Patrick's Church, Mystic
Laying of the cornerstone of the new St. Patrick's Church, Mystic, August 16, 1908. Reverend Michael Tierney, Bishop of Hartford, stands on the center platform, surrounded by clergy. He holds a crosier in his left hand. Workmen and lay people are partially visible behind the clergy. The spectators include a woman and a number of boys. Houses can be seen in the background.