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St. George's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.1
Rating: Unrated
Address: 800 Marcy Avenue
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11216, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.68633, -73.9477
Tiffany 1910: Page 13 and 17
Duncan 1980: Page 202 and 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 10
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists this church twice, once on page 13 and once on page 17 [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Low
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1887-1888 [NYCAGO]
Architect: Richard Michell Upjohn [NYCAGO]
Comment: Church building largely destroyed in fire of 6 Jan 1900 [EAGLE1900A, EAGLE1900B]
The windows were supposed to be replaced [EAGLE1900B]
There seem to be some Tiffany windows in the church [DT2011]
Also of interest:

Site Items

2.1.1.1: Sayres Memorial Window: Our Saviour (Destroyed)
2.1.1.2: Glover Memorial Window: Christ in the Temple (Destroyed)

Item 2.1.1.1

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

Status: Destroyed [EAGLE1900A, EAGLE1900B]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Sayres Memorial Window
Theme: Our Saviour [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 13
Duncan 1980: Page 202
Tiffany 1897: Page 10
Signature:
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Record type: window
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Category: Christ
Comment: Destroyed in fire of 6 Jan 1900 [EAGLE1900A, EAGLE1900B]
The Brooklyn Eagle spelled it Sayre rather than Sayres [EAGLE1900B]

Item 2.1.1.2

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

Status: Destroyed [EAGLE1900A, EAGLE1900B]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Glover Memorial Window
Theme: Christ in the Temple [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 13 and 17
Duncan 1980: Page 202 and 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
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Record type: window
Designer:
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Category: Disputation in the Temple
Comment: Destroyed in fire of 6 Jan 1900 [EAGLE1900A, EAGLE1900B]

References

DT2011: Donald Traser, personal communication (20 Oct 2011)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1900A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (7 Jan 1900, p. 1)
EAGLE1900B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (18 Dec 1900, p. 20)
NYCAGO: New York City Chapter of the American Guild of Organists
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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