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Tiffany Census

St. Mary's School, Chapel, Knoxville, Illinois

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 13.4.1
Rating: Nothing
Address:
Location: Knoxville, Illinois, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.91366, -90.28354
Tiffany 1910: Page 53
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1881-1888 [WEB]
Architect:
Comment: The chapel is all that is left of St. Mary's School [WEB]
Also of interest:

Site Items

13.4.1.1: Taggart, Woodland and Yocum Memorial Window: St. Margaret (1899) (Removed)

Item 13.4.1.1

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

Status: Removed [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Taggart, Woodland and Yocum Memorial Window (Leffingwell Memorial Window)
Theme: St. Margaret [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 53
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Designer:
Memorial details: Florence Eva Taggart, Margerie Woodland and Florence Louise Yocum [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: their sorority sisters [INSCRIPTION]
Date: Unveiled 24 Oct 1899 [WEB]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / FLORENCE EVA TAGGART / MARGIE WOODLAND / FLORENCE LOUISE YOCUM / DIED IN THE WRECK OF THE PAUL / JONES JANUARY 1899 + A TRIBUTE FROM / THEIR EPSILON SIGMA SISTERS + + + [PHOTO]
Category: St. Margaret
History: Currently located in the Gelman Stained Glass Museum, San Juan, TX (SITE:38.15.1) [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Leffingwell Memorial Window, so likely Charles Wesley Leffingwell, founder of St. Mary's School, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, WIKI, DEDUCED]
Same as item: 38.15.1.6

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information
WIKI: Wikipedia

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