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Atlanta University, Stone Hall, Atlanta, Georgia

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Site Id: 12.1.3
Rating: Unrated
Other name(s): Atlanta University, Department of Sociology; Atlanta University, Fountain Hall; Morris Brown College, Fairchild Hall
Address:
Location: Atlanta, Georgia 30314, USA
Lat/Lng: 33.7544, -84.40871
Tiffany 1910: Page 51
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1882 [NRHP1974]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

12.1.3.1: Hincks Memorial Window: ornamental (1909) (Unknown) item has a photo

Item 12.1.3.1

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Hincks Memorial Window:  ornamental
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hincks Memorial Window (DuBois Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental [PHOTO]
Tiffany 1910: Page 51
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: John Howard Hincks (19 Mar 1849 - 11 Dec 1894) [BULL1909, PHY1942]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 11 Dec 1909 [BULL1909]
Size: 8' high x 3.25' wide [BULL1909, PHY1942]
Inscription: THE ATLANTA UNIVERSITY / "I'LL FIND A WAY OR MAKE ONE" // TO KEEP THE MEMORY / OF / JOHN HOWARD HINCKS / DEAN AND FIRST PROFESSOR OF SOCIOLOGY / IN ATLANTA UNIVERSITY / 1889-1894 [BULL1909, PHY1942]
Category: Ornamental
Location: Hincks Room [BULL1909]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the DuBois Memorial Window because W.E.B. DuBois organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, BULL1909, DEDUCED]
Comment: In March 1938 DuBois had an exchange of letters with President Rufus E. Clement of Atlanta University where DuBois suggested that the window be moved to his office because it was being neglected in its original location [WEBD1938]

References

BULL1909: The Bulletin of Atlanta University (Dec 1909, p. 2-3)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
NRHP1974: National Register of Historic Places, James Sheire (1974)
PHOTO: Photo of item
PHY1942: Phylon (1942, Vol. 3, No. 2, p. 102)
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)
WEBD1938: Letter from W.E.B. DuBois to Rufus E. Clement, President of Atlanta University, and letter back (21 and 25 Mar 1938)

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