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First Union Congregational Church, Quincy, Illinois

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Site Id: 13.8.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 105 N. 12th Street
Location: Quincy, Illinois 62301, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.93213, -91.39679
Tiffany 1910: Page 54
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Page 34
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 also list "decorations", which were carried out in 1896 [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, CONG1896]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1970 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

13.8.1.1: White Memorial Window: The Good Shepherd (1896) (Extant)
13.8.1.2: ornamental windows (Unknown)

Item 13.8.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: White Memorial Window
Theme: The Good Shepherd [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 54
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Page 34
Signature:
Other documentation: [CONG1896]
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: Thomas White [CONG1896, ORG]
and also Mary White [ORG]
Donor: their children, Robert White, Thomas C. White and Mary White Wilson [ORG, CONG1896, TIFF1897]
also probably another daughter or daughters [TIFF1897, DEDUCED]
Date: Installed 1896 [CONG1896]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd
Location: Morrman Chapel [ORG]
History: Originally located in the main sanctuary in the previous building on the site [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 (p. 89) quotes an extract from a letter by Thomas C. White saying that the window is "beautiful beyond description" and that "of course it meets with the entire approbration of my sisters, my brother and myself" [TIFF1897]
Comment: Only part of the original window is on display [ORG]

Item 13.8.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 54
Duncan 1980: Page 211
Tiffany 1897: Page 34
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

References

CONG1896: The Congregationalist (3 Dec 1896, p. 874)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
ORG: Organization
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)

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