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St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Augusta, Georgia

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Site Id: 12.2.1
Rating: 0 stars
Address: 605 Reynolds Street
Location: Augusta, Georgia 30901, USA
Lat/Lng: 33.47589, -81.96121
Tiffany 1910: Page 51
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1918 [ORG]
Architect: Henry Ten Eyck Wendell [ORG]
Comment: Previous building destroyed by Augusta fire of 22-23 Mar 1916 [AUGC1916A, AUGC1916B, CHU1916]
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Site Items

12.2.1.1: Ford Memorial Window: Charity (1909) (Destroyed)
12.2.1.2: Mays Memorial Window: Hope (1912) (Destroyed) item has a photo
12.2.1.3: Ford Memorial Litany Desk: litany desk of black walnut, carved and inlaid with mosaic work (1909) (Extant)

Item 12.2.1.1

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

Status: Destroyed [CHU1916, ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ford Memorial Window (Baker Memorial Window)
Theme: Charity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 51
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [AUGC1909A, AUGC1909B, CHU1909]
Record type: window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [AUGC1909B]
Memorial details: Georgia Harris Rucker (Mrs. Henry William DeSaussure) Ford (11 Dec 1837 - 13 Feb 1908) [AUGC1909A, AUGC1909B, CHU1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her daughter, Frank Gualdo Ford (Mrs. George Lippard) Baker [AUGC1909B, CHU1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed Oct 1909 [AUGC1909B]
Dedicated 17 Oct 1909 [AUGC1909A]
Dedicated All Saints Day, 1 Nov 1909 [AUGC1909B, CHU1909]
Size: 18' high x 6' wide [AUGC1909B, CHU1909]
Inscription: In loving memory of Georgia Rucker Ford. Born December 11, 1837. Entered into the life everlasting February 13, 1908. "Her children arise up and call her blessed." [AUGC1909A, AUGC1909B]
Category: Charity
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Baker Memorial Window because Mrs. Baker was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Comment: Destroyed in fire of 22-23 Mar 1916 [CHU1916, ORG]

Item 12.2.1.2

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

Status: Destroyed [CHU1916, ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Mays Memorial Window
Theme: Hope [AUGC1912A, AUGC1912B]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [AUGC1912A]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Harriet Phinizy Mays (24 Dec 1873 - 16 Oct 1910) [AUGC1912A, AUGC1912B, CHU1912, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her mother, Mary Louise Yancey (Mrs. Charles H.) Phinizy [AUGC1912A, AUGC1912B, CHU1912, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed Dec 1912 [AUGC1912A]
Unveiled 15 Dec 1912 [AUGC1912B, CHU1912]
Lancets: 1 [AUGC1912A, AUGC1912B, CHU1912]
Inscription: In memory of my beloved daughter, Harriet Phinizy Mays, 1873-1910. "Thy Will Be Done." [AUGC1912B]
Category: Hope
Comment: Destroyed in fire of 22-23 Mar 1916 [CHU1916, ORG]

Item 12.2.1.3

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ford Memorial Litany Desk
Description: litany desk of black walnut, carved and inlaid with mosaic work [CHU1909]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [AUGC1909B, CHU1909]
Record type: mosaic (architectural)
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. Henry William DeSaussure Ford (14 Aug 1834 - 5 Feb 1906) [AUGC1909B, CHU1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his daughter, Frank Gualdo Ford (Mrs. George Lippard) Baker [AUGC1909B, CHU1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated All Saints Day, 1 Nov 1909 [AUGC1909B, CHU1909]
Inscription:
Comment: Survived the fire of 22-23 Mar 1916 [CHU1916, ORG]

References

AUGC1909A: The Augusta Chronicle (16 Oct 1909, p. 5)
AUGC1909B: The Augusta Chronicle (17 Oct 1909, Section B, page 2)
AUGC1912A: The Augusta Chronicle (1 Dec 1912, p. 8)
AUGC1912B: The Augusta Chronicle (16 Dec 1912, p. 7)
AUGC1916A: The Augusta Chronicle (23 Mar 1916, p. 1)
AUGC1916B: The Augusta Chronicle (27 Mar 1916, p. 4)
CHU1909: The Churchman (4 Dec 1909, p. 854)
CHU1912: The Churchman (28 Dec 1912, p. 886)
CHU1916: The Churchman (8 Apr 1916, p. 480)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
ORG: Organization
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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