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Levere Memorial Temple, Evanston, Illinois

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Site Id: 13.2.3
Rating: 2 stars
Other name(s): Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation National Headquarters
Address: 1856 Sheridan Road
Location: Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.05046, -87.67629
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1929-1930 [ORG]
Architect: Arthur Howell Knox [ORG]
Comment: The Tiffany windows cost approximately $40000 in total [BCE1930]
Also of interest:

Site Items

13.2.3.1: Peace Window (1930) (Extant) item has a photo
13.2.3.2: ornamental rose window (1930) (Extant)
13.2.3.3: windows depicting the history of North America (1930) (Extant) item has a photo
13.2.3.4: windows depicting Sigma Alpha Epsilon history and Interfraternal cooperation (1930) (Extant)
13.2.3.5: Good Samaritan and Scenes from the Life of William Collin Levere (1930) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 13.2.3.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Theme: Peace Window [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BCE1930, ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1930 [BCE1930]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: PAX VOBISCUM [PHOTO]
Category: Christ; Peace; War Memorial
Location: Peace Chapel, chancel [PHOTO]

Item 13.2.3.2

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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental rose window [PHOTO]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BCE1930, ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1930 [BCE1930]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental; Rose Window
Location: Peace Chapel, chancel [PHOTO]

Item 13.2.3.3

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windows depicting the history of North America
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: windows depicting the history of North America [ORG, DEDUCED]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BCE1930, ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1930 [BCE1930]
Size:
Lancets: each one 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Historic
Location: Peace Chapel, balcony [PHOTO, ORG]

Item 13.2.3.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: windows depicting Sigma Alpha Epsilon history and Interfraternal cooperation [ORG, DEDUCED]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BCE1930, ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1930 [BCE1930]
Size:
Lancets: each one 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Historic
Location: Peace Chapel, main floor [PHOTO, ORG]

Item 13.2.3.5

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Good Samaritan and Scenes from the Life of William Collin Levere Good Samaritan and Scenes from the Life of William Collin Levere
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Theme: Good Samaritan and Scenes from the Life of William Collin Levere [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BCE1930, ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: William Collin Levere (10 Oct 1872 - 22 Feb 1927) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1930 [BCE1930]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / William Colline Levere Ill. Psi Omega '98 / October 10, A.D. 1872 February 22, A.D. 1927 / "He lived in his house by the side of the / road and was a friend to man." [PHOTO]
Category: Good Samaritan; Historic
Location: Grand Foyer [PHOTO, ORG]

References

BCE1930: Buffalo Courier Express (28 Dec 1930, p. 10)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
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)

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