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Columbia University, Hamilton Hall, Manhattan, New York City, New York

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 1.1.63
Rating: 1 star
Address: 1130 Amsterdam Avenue
Location: Manhattan, New York City, New York 10027, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.80685, -73.96171
Tiffany 1910: Page 11
Duncan 1980: Page 202
Tiffany 1897: Page 9
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1907 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

1.1.63.1: Class of 1885 Window: Socrates (1885) (Extant)
1.1.63.2: Class of 1891 Window: Virgil (1891) (Extant)

Item 1.1.63.1

Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Class of 1885 Window
Theme: Socrates [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Sophocles [NYH1885, ADVOC1885, CHU1885, CCL1886, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 11
Duncan 1980: Page 202
Tiffany 1897: Page 9
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYH1885, ADVOC1885, CHU1885, CCL1886]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: Class of 1885 [NYH1885, ADVOC1885, CHU1885, CCL1886]
Date: Unveiled class day, 5 Jun 1885 [NYH1885, CCL1886]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: CLASS SOPHOCLES 1885 [PHOTO]
Category: Sophocles
History: Originally in library [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, NYH1885, CCL1886]
Installed in Hamilton Hall in 2003 after being in storage for many years [ORG]
Restoration: Restored 2003 by Rambusch Decorating Company [ORG]
Comment: A decorative border was added to the window in the early 1900s [ORG]

Item 1.1.63.2

Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Class of 1891 Window
Theme: Virgil [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 11
Duncan 1980: Page 202
Tiffany 1897: Page 9
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYS1891, NYT1891, EAGLE1891, NYEP1891, YME1891]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: Class of 1891 [NYS1891, NYT1891, EAGLE1891, NYEP1891, YME1891]
Date: Ordered ca. Feb 1891 [NYEP1891, YME1891]
Unveiled class day, 8 Jun 1891 [NYS1891, NYT1891, EAGLE1891, NYEP1891]
Size:
Inscription: 91. S. of A. [NYS1891]
Category: Historic Figure
Cost: $700 [NYEP1891, YME1891]
nearly $1000 [NYS1891]
History: Originally in library [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, NYEP1891]
Installed in Hamilton Hall in 2003 after being in storage for many years [ORG]
Restoration: Restored 2003 by Rambusch Decorating Company [ORG]

References

ADVOC1885: The Christian Advocate (11 Jun 1885, p. 382)
CCL1886: Columbia College Library, Second and Third Annual Reports of the Chief Librarian (1886, p. 9)
CHU1885: The Churchman (26 Sep 1885, p. 363)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1891: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (22 Feb 1891, p. 19)
NYEP1891: New York Evening Post (13 Feb 1891, p. 9)
NYH1885: New York Herald (6 Jun 1885, p. 6)
NYS1891: New York Sun (7 Jun 1891, p. 13)
NYT1891: New York Times (15 Feb 1891, p. 14)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1897: A List of Windows: And Extracts from Letters & Newspapers, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1897)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)
YME1891: Young Men's Era (26 Feb 1891, p. 139)

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