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St. Saviour's Episcopal Church, Bar Harbor, Maine

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Site Id: 19.4.1
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 41 Mt. Desert Street
Location: Bar Harbor, Maine 04609, USA
Lat/Lng: 44.38714, -68.20691
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1877-1878 [NRHP1995]; 1889-1890 [NRHP1995]; 1901-1902 [NRHP1995]
Architect: Charles Coolidge Haight [NRHP1995]; Rotch and Tilden [NRHP1995]; Baker and Dallett [NRHP1995]
Also of interest: 1893 rose window by Maitland Armstrong [NYTR1893, NYT1893, CRIT1893]
1952 window by Rowan LeCompte [ORG]
1959 window by Napoleon Setti [ORG]
1969 window by Gabriel Loire [ORG]
1971 window by Willet [ORG]

Site Items

19.4.1.1: Lyon Memorial Window: The Saviour (1888) (Extant)
19.4.1.2: Ogden Memorial Window: The Last Supper (1888) (Extant)
19.4.1.3: Reed Memorial Window: Fra Angelica Angel (1889) (Extant)
19.4.1.4: Jones Memorial Window: Flight into Egypt (1891) (Extant)
19.4.1.5: Gordon Memorial Window: Angel of Praise (Extant)
19.4.1.6: Burnham Memorial Window: With the Morn Those Angel Faces Smile (1897) (Extant)
19.4.1.7: Joy Memorial Window: Salve Regina (1908) (Extant)
19.4.1.8: Washington Memorial Window: A Guiding Angel (1888) (Extant)
19.4.1.9: EHW-MTBD Memorial Window: Florentine Angel of the Resurrection (1894) (Extant)
19.4.1.10: Fox Memorial Window: Christ the Good Shepherd (Extant)
19.4.1.11: Memorial Window: Lily (1894) (Removed)
19.4.1.12: Sherman Memorial Tablet: marble inlaid with mosaic of blue and gold (1908) (Extant)

Item 19.4.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lyon Memorial Window
Theme: The Saviour [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Samuel Edward Lyon (20 Oct 1815 - 20 Jan 1887) [INSCRIPTION, NYH1888, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: 1888 [NYH1888, ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: TO / THE GLORY OF / GOD / AND THE LOVED MEMORY OF / SAMUEL EDWARD / LYON // BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART / FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD [PHOTO]
Category: Christ

Item 19.4.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ogden Memorial Window
Theme: The Last Supper [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature: handwritten and scratched on glass: TFFANY [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Cadwalader Evans Ogden (24 Jan 1847 - 2 Mar 1888) [INSCRIPTION, BHR1888, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his brother, David B. Ogden [BHR1888, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed ca. Jul 1888 [BHR1888]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: on plaque below window: IN MEMORY OF / CADWALADER EVANS OGDEN / 1888 [PHOTO]
Category: Last Supper
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 do not list it as a memorial window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 19.4.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Reed Memorial Window
Theme: Fra Angelica Angel [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Angel of Resurrection [BET1889, NYET1889]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature: THE TIFFANY GLASS CO. / NEW YORK 1889. [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [BET1889, NYET1889]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Joel Howard Reed (14 Jul 1860 - 11 Aug 1888) [INSCRIPTION, BET1889, NYET1889]
Donor: his mother, Marianna Townsend Reed [BET1889, NYET1889, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Signature 1889 [SIGNATURE]
Installed ca. Jul 1889 [BET1889, NYET1889]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: "THE SEA SHALL / GIVE UP ITS DEAD" / IN MEMORIAM / JOEL HOWARD REED / BORN JULY 14TH 1860 / DIED AUGUST 11TH 1888 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel

Item 19.4.1.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jones Memorial Window (Smith Memorial Window)
Theme: Flight into Egypt [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rebecca Mason Jones (d. 11 Jun 1890) [ORG, NYH1890, NYTR1890]
Donor:
Date: 1891 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: none [PHOTO]
Category: Flight into Egypt
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 call this the Smith Memorial Window, so possibly Margaret Smith, the sister of Rebecca Jones, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 19.4.1.5

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gordon Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Praise [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature: handwritten and scratched on main part of window: TIFFANY [PHOTO]
handwritten and scratched on inscription panel: TIFFANY STUDIOS [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Helen Gordon (d. 3 Jul 1894) [INSCRIPTION, LSJ1894]
Donor: Emily Appleton Beebe [INSCRIPTION]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: HOLY HOLY // TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF HELEN GORDON IVLI 3 1894 / BY EMILY APPLETON BEEBE [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Praise

Item 19.4.1.6

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Burnham Memorial Window
Theme: With the Morn Those Angel Faces Smile [ORG]
Description: ornamental [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature: handwritten and scratched on glass: TIFFANY S [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Marian Burnham (4 Jan 1884 - 9 Aug 1896) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: 1897 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: And with the / morn those angel / faces smile / which / I have loved / long since and / lost awhile // Marian Burnham / January 4 1884 / August 9 1896 [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental
Comment: There are also Heaton, Butler & Bayne windows in memory of Marian Burnham in Emmanuel Church, Boston, MA (SITE:21.4.2) and in St. John's Episcopal Church, Williamstown, MA (SITE:21.46.2) [DEDUCED]

Item 19.4.1.7

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Joy Memorial Window (Hauge Memorial Window)
Theme: Salve Regina [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Queen of Heaven [NYT1908, NYEP1908, PB1908, NYO1908]
Tiffany 1910: Page 58
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1908, NYEP1908, LEJ1908, PB1908, NYO1908, BHR1908B, BHR1908C]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [LEJ1908, BHR1908C]
Memorial details: Frederic Joy (d. 16 Aug 1907) [INSCRIPTION, LEJ1908, BHR1908A, BHR1908B, BHR1908C]
Donor: his mother, Louise Todd Joy (Mrs. Christian) Hauge [LEJ1908, BHR1908A, BHR1908B, BHR1908C, FINDAGRAVE, WEB]
Date: Exhibited Apr 1908 [NYT1908, NYEP1908, PB1908, NYO1908]
Unveiled Easter Sunday, 19 Apr 1908 [NYT1908, NYEP1908, LEJ1908, PB1908, BHR1908B, BHR1908C]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: AND HE ASKED LIFE OF THEE AND THOU GAVEST IT HIM EVEN FOR EVER AND EVER // A LITTLE CHILD SHALL LEAD THEM // In Loving Memory of Frederic Joy // Entered Life Eternal August 16 1907 [PHOTO, LEJ1908, BHR1908B, BHR1908C]
Category: Madonna
Restoration: Restored by Anny Seavey, ca. 2015 [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Hauge Memorial Window because Mrs. Hauge was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Duncan 1980 has two entries for this window, one under Hauge Memorial and one under Joy Memorial [DUNC1980]

Item 19.4.1.8

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Washington Memorial Window
Theme: A Guiding Angel [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Susan T. Fulton Washington (d. 21 Apr 1879) [INSCRIPTION, ROYAL1911]
Donor: her son, William Herbert Washington [ORG]
Date: 1888 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN / LOVING MEMORY OF / SUSAN T WASHINGTON // DIED APRIL 21ST 1879 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel

Item 19.4.1.9

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: EHW-MTBD Memorial Window
Theme: Florentine Angel of the Resurrection [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: handwritten and scratched on glass: TIFFANY [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: 1894 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / EHW MTBD / I BELIEVE IN THE / RESURRECTION / OF THE BODY / AND THE LIFE / EVERLASTING / AMEN [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection

Item 19.4.1.10

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Fox Memorial Window
Theme: Christ the Good Shepherd [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Alice Maude Fox (19 Feb 1883 - 26 Jul 1894) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving / memory of // Alice Maude Fox // 1883- / 1894 [PHOTO]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd

Item 19.4.1.11

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

Status: Removed [ORG]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Lily [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: 1894 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM [PHOTO]
Category: Floral
History: Stolen 18 Jun 1988 [ORG]

Item 19.4.1.12

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Sherman Memorial Tablet
Description: marble inlaid with mosaic of blue and gold [BHR1908A]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BHR1908A]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Gardiner Sherman (29 Dec 1841 - 10 Jan 1907) [INSCRIPTION, BHR1908A]
Donor: his second wife, Mary Moore Ogden Sherman (she later married Marquis Claes Lagergren) [BHR1908A, NYT1933, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 19 Apr 1908 [BHR1908A]
Size:
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / GARDINER SHERMAN / ONE OF THE FOUNDERS / OF THIS CHURCH & FOR / OVER TWENTY YEARS / ONE OF THE COMMITTEE / IN CHARGE OF ITS / TEMPORAL AFFAIRS / DEC 29 1841 JAN 10 1907 / BLESSED ARE THE PURE / IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL / SEE GOD [PHOTO, BHR1908A]

References

BET1889: Boston Evening Transcript (6 Jul 1889, p. 10)
BHR1888: The Bar Harbor Record (4 Jul 1888, p. 7)
BHR1908A: The Bar Harbor Record (15 Apr 1908, p. 8)
BHR1908B: The Bar Harbor Record (22 Apr 1908, p. 8)
BHR1908C: The Bar Harbor Record (29 Apr 1908, p. 6)
CRIT1893: The Critic (2 Sep 1893, p. 159)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
LEJ1908: Lewiston Evening Journal (25 Apr 1908, p. 6)
LSJ1894: Lewiston Saturday Journal (7 Jul 1894, p. 11)
NRHP1995: National Register of Historic Places, Kirk F. Mohney (1995)
NYEP1908: New York Evening Post (18 Apr 1908, p. 8)
NYET1889: New York Evening Telegram (13 Jul 1889, p. 5)
NYH1888: New York Herald (26 Jun 1888, p. 3)
NYH1890: New York Herald (12 Jun 1890, p. 1)
NYO1908: The New York Observer (23 Apr 1908, p. 540)
NYT1893: New York Times (27 Aug 1893, p. 12)
NYT1908: New York Times (15 Apr 1908)
NYT1933: New York Times (20 May 1933, p. 13)
NYTR1890: New York Daily Tribune (12 Jun 1890, p. 7)
NYTR1893: New York Daily Tribune (5 Aug 1893, p. 10)
ORG: Organization
PB1908: Presbyterian Banner (16 Apr 1908, p. 1494)
PHOTO: Photo of item
ROYAL1911: Americans of Royal Descent: Collection of Genealogies Showing the Lineal Descent from Kings of Some American Families, Charles H. Browning (1911, seventh edition, p. 253)
SIGNATURE: Signature on 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

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