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Park Avenue Christian Church, Manhattan, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 1.1.98
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): South Reformed Church; Park Avenue Presbyterian Church
Address: 1010 Park Avenue
Location: Manhattan, New York City, New York 10028, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.77949, -73.95809
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1909-1911 [A2Z2004]
Architect: Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson [NYT1945, A2Z2004]
Comment: The original congregation was South Reformed Dutch Church (SITE:1.1.20) [A2Z2004, NYEP1910]
The Park Avenue Christian Church congregation purchased the building in 1945 [NYT1945]
Also of interest:

Site Items Matthews Memorial Window: Nativity, Baptism and Resurrection of Our Lord (1891) (Extant)


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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Matthews Memorial Window
Theme: Nativity, Baptism and Resurrection of Our Lord [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, NYP1891, NYEP1891]
Tiffany 1910: Page 7
Duncan 1980: Page 201
Tiffany 1897: Page 7
Other documentation: [NYP1891, NYEP1891, NYTR1891, NYE1891, NYEP1910]
Record type: Window
Memorial details: Rev. James McFarland Matthews [NYP1891, NYEP1891, NYTR1891, NYE1891]
Date: Unveiled 25 Oct 1891 [NYP1891, NYEP1891, NYTR1891, NYE1891]
Lancets: 6 [PHOTO]
Category: Nativity; Baptism; Resurrection
History: Originally in South Reformed Dutch Church (SITE:1.1.20) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Moved, with congregation, to current location in ca. Jan 1911 [NYEP1910]
Comment: Window was enlarged by Tiffany Studios when it was moved to current building [NYEP1910]
Same as item:


A2Z2004: From Abyssinian to Zion, A Guide to Manhattan's Houses of Worship, David W. Dunlap (2004, p. 172)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
NYE1891: The New York Evangelist (22 Oct 1891, p. 5)
NYEP1891: New York Evening Post (23 Oct 1891, p. 10)
NYEP1910: New York Evening Post (31 Dec 1910, Saturday supplement, p. 7)
NYP1891: New York Press (26 Oct 1891, p. 2)
NYT1945: New York Times (13 Jan 1945, p. 12)
NYTR1891: New York Daily Tribune (26 Oct 1891, p. 5)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 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)

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