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Hyde Park Union Church, Chicago, Illinois

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Site Id: 13.1.9
Rating: 2 stars
Other name(s): Hyde Park Baptist Church
Address: 5600 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Location: Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.79302, -87.59698
Tiffany 1910: Page 52
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1906 [ORG]
Architect: John Gamble Rogers [ORG]
Also of interest: Windows by Connick Studio [ORG]

Site Items

13.1.9.1: Harper Memorial Window: Amos and Hosiah (1908) (Extant) item has a photo
13.1.9.2: Jackson Memorial Window: The Good Shepherd (1906) (Extant) item has a photo
13.1.9.3: Jackson Memorial Window: Paul on Mars Hill in Athens (1907) (Extant) item has a photo
13.1.9.4: Goodman Memorial Window: Joshua and Moses (1918) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 13.1.9.1

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Harper Memorial Window:  Amos and Hosiah
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Harper Memorial Window
Theme: Amos and Hosiah [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 52
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany photo number: 8753 [PAB1909]
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [EAGLE1907, PB1908, NYO1908, URUC1908, PAB1909]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1907]
Memorial details: William Rainey Harper (26 Jul 1856 - 10 Jan 1906) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1907, CDT1908, URUC1908, CAM1908, NYEP1908, PB1908, NYO1908, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: members of the church [CDT1908, URUC1908, HIST1924]
and his family [HIST1924]
Date: Exhibited ca. Mar 1908 [PB1908, NYO1908]
Dedicated 29 Mar 1908 [CDT1908, URUC1908, CAM1908]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: LET JUDGMENT ROLL DOWN AS WATERS / AND RIGHTEOUSNESS AS A MIGHTY STREAM AMOS 5 24 // YE ARE SONS OF THE / LIVING GOD HOSEA 1 10 [PHOTO, URUC1908]
on tablet to right of window: William Rainey Harper, 1856-1906, a member of this church, 1891-1906, Scholar, Teacher, Administrator, Christian [URUC1908]
Category: Amos and Hosea
Cost: $1500 [CDT1908, URUC1908, CAM1908]

Item 13.1.9.2

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Jackson Memorial Window:  The Good Shepherd
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jackson Memorial Window
Theme: The Good Shepherd [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: John Mason Jackson (17 Jun 1859 - 6 Jul 1898) [INSCRIPTION, WEB]
Donor: his family [HIST1924]
Date: 1906 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF // 1859 JOHN MASON JACKSON 1898 [PHOTO]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd

Item 13.1.9.3

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Jackson Memorial Window:  Paul on Mars Hill in Athens
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Jackson Memorial Window
Theme: Paul on Mars Hill in Athens [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: John Breckenridge Jackson (7 Nov 1832 - 28 Jan 1907) [ORG, CDT1907, WEB]
Donor: his family [HIST1924]
Date: 1907 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: None [PHOTO]
Category: St. Paul

Item 13.1.9.4

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Goodman Memorial Window:  Joshua and Moses
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Goodman Memorial Window
Theme: Joshua and Moses [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: signed and dated [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Herbert E. Goodman (1862-1917) and Edward Goodman (1830-1911) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: wife / daughter-in-law, Mrs. Herbert E. Goodman [MORSE1917, HIST1924]
Date: 1918 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / 1862 HERBERT E. GOODMAN 1917 // AND OF HIS FATHER / 1830 EDWARD GOODMAN 1911 [PHOTO]
Category: Joshua; Moses
Comment: The Morse Museum has an initial design drawing for the window, although the final design is different [MORSE1917, PHOTO]

References

CAM1908: The Chicago Alumni Magazine (Apr 1908, p. 84)
CDT1907: Chicago Daily Tribune (29 Jan 1907, p. 4)
CDT1908: Chicago Daily Tribune (30 Mar 1908, p. 7)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1907: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (13 Dec 1907, p. 4)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1924: A History of the Hyde Park Baptist Church 1874-1924, Thomas W. Goodspeed (May 1924, p. 91)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
MORSE1917: Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art drawing (museum object 90-012) (ca. 1917)
NYEP1908: New York Evening Post (18 Apr 1908, p. 8)
NYO1908: The New York Observer (23 Apr 1908, p. 540)
ORG: Organization
PAB1909: Palette and Bench, Clara Weaver Parrish (2161, p. 55-59)
PB1908: Presbyterian Banner (16 Apr 1908, p. 1494)
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)
TIFF1896: Memorial Windows, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)
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)
URUC1908: The University Record of the University of Chicago (Apr 1908, p. 163)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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