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Emmanuel Episcopal Church, La Grange, Illinois

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Site Id: 13.5.1
Rating: Nothing
Address: 203 S. Kensington Avenue
Location: La Grange, Illinois 60525, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.81029, -87.87382
Tiffany 1910: Page 53
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Page 34
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 only mention "chancel furnishings" and "decorations" and presumably that includes the altar and reredos [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Destroyed
Building date: 1893-1894 [ORG]
Architect:
Comment: Building destroyed by fire, 1 Dec 1924 [ISJ1924]
One of the items destroyed in the 1924 fire was a Tiffany chandelier [ISJ1924]
Also of interest:

Site Items

13.5.1.1: Lyman Memorial Altar: altar and reredos with glass mosaic (1894) (Destroyed)

Item 13.5.1.1

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

Status: Destroyed [ISJ1924, ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lyman Memorial Altar
Description: altar and reredos with glass mosaic [CT1894, CHU1894, CHU1895]
Tiffany 1910: Page 53
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Page 34
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1894]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. David Belden "Laimana" Lyman (29 Jul 1803 - 4 Oct 1884) and Sarah Joiner Lyman (29 Nov 1805 - 7 Dec 1885) [CT1894, HIST1926, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their son, David Brainerd Lyman [CT1894, HIST1926]
Date: In place when building consecrated, 16 Dec 1894 [CT1894, CHU1895]
Size:
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE REV. DAVID BELDEN LYMAN AND SARAH JOINER, HIS WIFE BY DAVID BRAINERD LYMAN [CT1894]

References

CHU1894: The Churchman (13 Oct 1894, P. 453)
CHU1895: The Churchman (12 Jan 1895, P. 60)
CT1894: Chicago Tribune (15 Dec 1894, p. 8)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1926: The History of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church 1872-1926, Mrs. Dallach (1926)
ISJ1924: Illinois State Journal (2 Dec 1924, p. 11)
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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