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First Unitarian Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.19
Rating: 3 stars
Other name(s): Church of the Saviour
Address: 50 Monroe Place
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11201, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.69535, -73.99273
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1842-1844 [ARCH2001]
Architect: Minard Lafever [ARCH2001]
Also of interest: 1894 Lord Memorial Window, "Good Shepherd" and "Angels of Peace and Purity", and Grannis Memorial Window, "Good Samaritan" and "Angels of Hope and Duty", by Arnold & Locke [EAGLE1894B, EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
1913 Founders and Maintainers Memorial (rose) Window (dedicated 1914) and Forbes Memorial Window, "The Sunday School Window", designed by Frederick Wilson and James McFarlan Baker [EAGLE1913A, EAGLE1913B, EAGLE1913C, EAGLE1913D, EAGLE1914A, EAGLE1914B, FUCB1987]
1917 Barton Memorial Window, "Sir Galahad" by Henry Wynd Young [FUCB1987, EAGLE1917]
Many windows by Connick Associates [FUCB1987]

Site Items

2.1.19.1.a: Farley Memorial Window: The Sower (1894) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.1.b: Farley Memorial Window: symbols of Farley's courage and good counsel (1894) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.2.a: Low Memorial Window: Workers in the Vineyard (1894) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.2.b: Low Memorial Window: Uriel and angel representing justice of God (1894) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.3.a: White Memorial Window: Our Saviour (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.3.b: White Memorial Window: Angels of Faith and Peace (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.4.a: Switzer Memorial Window: Christ Presentation in the Temple (1898) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.4.b: Switzer Memorial Window: two angels (1898) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.5.a: Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window: Dogwood (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.5.b: Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window: two angels (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.6.a: Chapman Memorial Window: St. Augustine and St. Monica (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.6.b: Chapman Memorial Window: Angels of Praise (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.7.a: Frothingham Memorial Window: David (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.7.b: Frothingham Memorial Window: two angels (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.8.a: Woodward Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.8.b: Woodward Memorial Window: Raphael and Gabriel (1895) (Extant) item has a photo
2.1.19.9: Foster Memorial Window: Lamp of Wisdom (1895) (Extant)
2.1.19.10: Camp Memorial Window: ornamental (1898) (Removed)
2.1.19.11: Parker Memorial Mosaic: Spirit of Light Descending on the World of Darkness (1916) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 2.1.19.1.a

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Farley Memorial Window:  The Sower
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Farley Memorial Window
Theme: The Sower [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Frederick Augustus Farley (25 Jun 1800 - 24 Mar 1892), minister of the church 1844-1863 [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1894A, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: given by 54 parishioners [FUCB1987]
Date: Dedicated 24 Apr 1894 [EAGLE1894A]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: On plaque underneath window: In Memory of / Frederick Augustus Farley D D / Minister of this Church / 1844 to 1863 [PHOTO, EAGLE1894A]
Category: Parable of the Sower
Location: east side [FUCB1987]
Cost: $1500 (both sections) [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.1.b

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Farley Memorial Window:  symbols of Farley's courage and good counsel
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Farley Memorial Window
Description: symbols of Farley's courage (St. George slaying the dragon) and good counsel [FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Frederick Augustus Farley (25 Jun 1800 - 24 Mar 1892), minister of the church 1844-1863 [FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: given by 54 parishioners [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed 1894 [FUCB1987]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: The Truth shall / make you free [PHOTO]
Category: St. George; Angel
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.2.a

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Low Memorial Window:  Workers in the Vineyard
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Low Memorial Window
Theme: Workers in the Vineyard [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, FUCB1987]
Parable of the Talents [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Seth Low (29 Mar 1782 - 19 Jun 1853) and Mary Porter Low (29 Mar 1786 - 17 Jul 1872) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. Dec 1894 [EAGLE1895A]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: On plaque underneath window: In Memory of / Seth Low Died June 19 1853 / and / Mary Porter Low Died July 17 1872 [PHOTO]
Category: Parable of the Talents
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.2.b

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Low Memorial Window:  Uriel and angel representing justice of God
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Low Memorial Window
Theme: Uriel (angel of God's love) and angel representing justice of God [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Seth Low (29 Mar 1782 - 19 Jun 1853) and Mary Porter Low (29 Mar 1786 - 17 Jul 1872) [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. Dec 1894 [EAGLE1895A]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Uriel; Angel
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.3.a

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White Memorial Window:  Our Saviour
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: White Memorial Window
Theme: Our Saviour [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Signature: TIFFANY GLASS & DECORATING COMPANY / NEW YORK [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
signature
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895B, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Elizabeth Hart Tredway White (1820 - 3 Jan 1892) [FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her children [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed ca. Feb 1895 [EAGLE1895B]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ
Location: east side [FUCB1987]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 2.1.19.3.b

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White Memorial Window:  Angels of Faith and Peace
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: White Memorial Window
Theme: Angels of Faith and Peace [EAGLE1895B, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895B, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Elizabeth Hart Tredway White (1820 - 3 Jan 1892) [FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her children [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed ca. Feb 1895 [EAGLE1895B]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Angel of Faith; Angel of Peace
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.4.a

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Switzer Memorial Window:  Christ Presentation in the Temple
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Switzer Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Presentation in the Temple [FUCB1987, REGIS1898]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Lewis C. Switzer (6 Dec 1813 - 23 May 1897) and Ann C. Switzer (18 Sep 1823 - 10 Apr 1870) [EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898, FUCB1987, DEDUCED]
Donor: their children [EAGLE1898A, FUCB1987, REGIS1898]
Date: Unveiled 27 Mar 1898 [EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Lord, now lettest thou // thy servant depart in peace. // For mine eyes have seen thy // salvation. St. Luke 2, 29-30. [PHOTO]
Category: Presentation in the Temple
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.4.b

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Switzer Memorial Window:  two angels
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Switzer Memorial Window
Description: two angels [FUCB1987, REGIS1898]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Lewis C. Switzer (6 Dec 1813 - 23 May 1897) and Ann C. Switzer (18 Sep 1823 - 10 Apr 1870) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898, FUCB1987]
Donor: their children [EAGLE1898A, FUCB1987, REGIS1898]
Date: Unveiled 27 Mar 1898 [EAGLE1898A, REGIS1898]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving // memory of // Ann C. Switzer // Lewis Switzer // Born September 18, 1823. // Born December 6, 1813. // Died April 10, 1870. // Died May 23, 1897. [PHOTO]
Category: Angel
Location: east side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.5.a

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Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window:  Dogwood
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window
Theme: Dogwood [EAGLE1909C]
Magnolia Trees [FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
signature
Other documentation: [EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Mary Ann Jessop (1828-1891) and her daughter Jane Clement Jessop Stevenson (1848 - 24 Jul 1893) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: grandson / son George Sterling Stevenson [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed ca. Jul 1909 [EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF MARY A JESSOP AND // HER DAUGHTER JANE C STEVENSON [EAGLE1909C, PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.5.b

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Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window:  two angels
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jessop and Stevenson Memorial Window
Description: two angels [FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Mary Ann Jessop (1828-1891) and her daughter Jane Clement Jessop Stevenson (1848 - 24 Jul 1893) [EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: grandson / son George Sterling Stevenson [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed ca. Jul 1909 [EAGLE1909C, FUCB1987]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Angel
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.6.a

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Chapman Memorial Window:  St. Augustine and St. Monica
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Chapman Memorial Window
Theme: St. Augustine and St. Monica [EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909]
Inspiration [FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
signature
Other documentation: [BRSU1909, EAGLE1909A, BL1909, FUCB1987]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Maria Barton Davol Chapman (7 Apr 1842 - 21 Jul 1908) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her son Edwin Nesbitt Chapman [BRSU1909, EAGLE1909A]
her sons, John Davol Chapman, Edwin Nesbitt Chapman, Harold Winchester Chapman, Jr., and Marvin Abbot Chapman [BL1909, FUCB1987]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF // 1842 MARIA BARTON CHAPMAN 1908 [PHOTO, EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909]
Category: St. Augustine; St. Monica
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]
Same as item: Probably 2.1.30.7

Item 2.1.19.6.b

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Chapman Memorial Window:  Angels of Praise
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Chapman Memorial Window
Theme: Angels of Praise [EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BRSU1909, EAGLE1909A, BL1909, FUCB1987]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Maria Barton Davol Chapman (7 Apr 1842 - 21 Jul 1908) [EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her son Edwin Nesbitt Chapman [BRSU1909, EAGLE1909A]
her sons, John Davol Chapman, Edwin Nesbitt Chapman, Harold Winchester Chapman, Jr., and Marvin Abbot Chapman [BL1909, FUCB1987]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [EAGLE1909B, EAGLE1909A, BRSU1909, BL1909]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Angel of Praise
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.7.a

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Frothingham Memorial Window:  David
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Frothingham Memorial Window
Theme: David [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
The Hart and the Brook [FUCB1987]
Description: landscape [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYTR1895A, NYTR1895B, UNI1896]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895A, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1895, FUCB1987, UNI1896]
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany [EAGLE1895E, NYT1895A, FUCB1987]
Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895D]
Agnes Northrop [MOBIA2012]
Memorial details: Isaac Harding Frothingham (4 Oct 1806 - 20 Oct 1890) [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1895, UNI1896, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
and also his wife Elizabeth Potter Frothingham (1809 - 21 Mar 1877) [FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their children [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895A, NYS1895, UNI1895, FUCB1987]
and also their grandchildren [UNI1895]
Date: Exhibited Dec 1895 [NYTR1895A]
Dedicated 15 Dec 1895 [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1896]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: As the hart panteth after the waterbrooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God! [BC1895, UNI1896, NYTR1895B]
Category: Landscape
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 (p. 91) quotes an extract from an article in the New York World which mentions that the window was being exhibited [TIFF1897]
Comment: Inspired by decorations in Church of San Vitale, Rome [EAGLE1895E]

Item 2.1.19.7.b

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Frothingham Memorial Window:  two angels
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Frothingham Memorial Window
Description: two angels [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1896]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1895, FUCB1987, UNI1896]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYTR1895B, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Isaac Harding Frothingham (4 Oct 1806 - 20 Oct 1890) [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1895, UNI1896, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
and also his wife Elizabeth Potter Frothingham (1809 - 21 Mar 1877) [FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their children [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895A, NYS1895, UNI1895, FUCB1987]
and also their grandchildren [UNI1895]
Date: Dedicated 15 Dec 1895 [EAGLE1895E, EAGLE1895D, BC1895, NYT1895B, NYTR1895B, NYS1895, UNI1896]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Angel
Location: west side [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.8.a

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Woodward Memorial Window:  Christ Blessing Little Children
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Woodward Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 12
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Thomas A. Woodward (1793-1873) [FUCB1987, DEDUCED]
Donor: his son, General John B. Woodward [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Date: Installed Jan 1895 [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.8.b

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Woodward Memorial Window:  Raphael and Gabriel
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Status: Extant [FUCB1987]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Woodward Memorial Window
Theme: Raphael and Gabriel [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Memorial details: Arthur Harris Woodward (1881 - 24 May 1890) and Elsie Woodward (1877 - 24 May 1893) [INSCRIPTION, FUCB1987]
Donor: their father, General John B. Woodward [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Date: Installed Jan 1895 [EAGLE1895A, FUCB1987]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving // memory of // Arthur Harris Woodward / Died May 24, 1890. / Aet. 9 // Elsie Woodward / Died May 24, 1893. / Aet. 16 [PHOTO]
Category: Gabriel; Raphael
Location: west side [FUCB1987]
History: Moved in 1945 to current location [FUCB1987]

Item 2.1.19.9

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Status: Extant [FUCB1987]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Foster Memorial Window
Theme: Lamp of Wisdom [EAGLE1895C, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1895C, FUCB1987]
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. Robert Foster (d. 6 Mar 1894) [EAGLE1895C, BRSU1895, BT1895, FUCB1987]
Donor: members of the congregation [FUCB1987]
Date: Unveiled Easter Sunday, 14 Apr 1895 [EAGLE1895C, BRSU1895, BT1895]
Inscription: In loving memory of Robert Foster. // As many are led by the spirit of the Lord they are the children of God. [EAGLE1895C]
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY / ROBERT FOSTER / AS MANY AS ARE CALLED BY THE SPIRIT / OF GOD, THESE ARE SONS OF GOD [BRSU1895]
Category: Ornamental
Location: Pierrepont Street Chapel [FUCB1987]
History: Originally in Unity Church (Third Church) (SITE:2.1.18), moved here in 1926 [FUCB1987]
Same as item: 2.1.18.1

Item 2.1.19.10

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Status: Removed [CHR2013, NYT2013]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Camp Memorial Window
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
symbolic landscape [EAGLE1898B, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Page 15
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1898B, FUCB1987]
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Stephen Henry Camp (29 May 1837 - 30 Aug 1897) [EAGLE1898B, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: members of the congregation [FUCB1987]
Date: Installed 1898 [EAGLE1898B]
Size: 220.3 cm high x 200.6 cm wide [CHR2013]
Lancets: 4 [PHOTO]
Inscription: They that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever // 1869 // REV STEPHEN H CAMP // MINISTER OF VNITY CHVRCH // 1897 [EAGLE1898B, PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Location: Pierrepont Street Chapel [FUCB1987]
History: Originally in Unity Church (Third Church) (SITE:2.1.18), moved here in 1925 [FUCB1987]
Sold at Christie's, New York, sale 2714, 13 Jun 2013, lot 116, for $219750, to private collection [CHR2013, NYT2013]
Same as item: 2.1.18.2

Item 2.1.19.11

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Parker Memorial Mosaic:  Spirit of Light Descending on the World of Darkness
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Parker Memorial Mosaic
Theme: Spirit of Light Descending on the World of Darkness [NYT1915, NYS1915]
Angel of Light [FUCB1987]
Angel of Immortality [EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935A, BC1935, FUCB1987]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1915, NYS1915, NYP1915, SR1915, NYEP1916, NYS1916, FUCB1987]
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany [NYT1915]
Memorial details: James Henry Parker (4 Jan 1843 - 27 Jan 1915) [INSCRIPTION, NYS1915, NYP1915, SR1915, NYEP1916, NYS1916, REGIS1919, EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935B, BC1935, FUCB1987, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Julita A. Jones Parker [INSCRIPTION, NYT1915, NYEP1916, EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935B, FUCB1987]
Date: Exhibited Nov / Dec 1915 [NYT1915, NYS1915, NYP1915, SR1915]
Installed (in original church) early 1916 [SR1915]
Dedicated (in original church) 30 Jan 1916 [NYEP1916, NYS1916]
Dedicated (in First Unitarian) Easter Sunday, 21 Apr 1935 [EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935B, BC1935, NYEP1935]
Size: over 14' high x about 8' wide [NYT1915, NYS1915, SR1915, NYEP1916]
Inscription: TO MY BELOVED HUSBAND / JAMES HENRY PARKER / JANUARY 27TH 1915 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Light
Cost: $10000 [EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935B]
History: Originally in Church of the Messiah, New York, NY (SITE:1.1.100) [FUCB1987]
Moved here in 1935 [EAGLE1935A, EAGLE1935B, BC1935, NYEP1935, FUCB1987]
Same as item: 1.1.100.1

References

ARCH2001: An Architectural Guidebook to Brooklyn, Francis Morrone (2001, p. 82)
BC1895: The Brooklyn Citizen (16 Dec 1895, p. 7)
BC1935: The Brooklyn Citizen (20 Apr 1935, p. 4)
BL1909: Brooklyn Life (17 Apr 1909, p. 20)
BRSU1895: Brooklyn Standard Union (13 Apr 1895, p. 1)
BRSU1909: Brooklyn Daily Standard Union (10 Apr 1909, p. 3)
BT1895: The Brooklyn Times (15 Apr 1895, p. 6)
CHR2013: Christie's, New York, Rockefeller Plaza (13 Jun 2013, Sale 2714, Lot 116)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1894A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (25 Apr 1894, p. 8)
EAGLE1894B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (7 Oct 1894, p. 9)
EAGLE1895A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (13 Jan 1895, p. 21)
EAGLE1895B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (23 Feb 1895, p. 2)
EAGLE1895C: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (14 Apr 1895, p. 10)
EAGLE1895D: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (7 Dec 1895, p. 16)
EAGLE1895E: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (15 Dec 1895, p. 5)
EAGLE1898A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (26 Mar 1898, p. 2)
EAGLE1898B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (12 Sep 1898, p. 8)
EAGLE1909A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (10 Apr 1909, Picture section, p. 2)
EAGLE1909B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (12 Apr 1909, p. 5)
EAGLE1909C: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (28 Jul 1909, Picture and Sporting section, p. 2)
EAGLE1913A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (5 Sep 1913, Picture and Sporting Section, p. 1)
EAGLE1913B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (14 Sep 1913, p. 2)
EAGLE1913C: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (6 Dec 1913, p. 11)
EAGLE1913D: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (8 Dec 1913, p. 8)
EAGLE1914A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (13 Apr 1914, p. 5)
EAGLE1914B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (27 Apr 1914, p. 7)
EAGLE1917: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (5 Feb 1917, p. 5)
EAGLE1935A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (19 Apr 1935, p. 9)
EAGLE1935B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (22 Apr 1935, p. 5)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
FUCB1987: The First Unitarian Church of Brooklyn, Olive Hoogenboom (1987, p. 89, 393, 394, 398 and 399)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
MOBIA2012: Louis C. Tiffany and the Art of Devotion (MOBIA), Patricia C. Pongracz (ed.) (2012, p. 176)
NYEP1916: New York Evening Post (29 Jan 1916, p. 11)
NYEP1935: New York Evening Post (20 Apr 1935)
NYP1915: New York Press (15 Nov 1915, p. 6)
NYS1895: New York Sun (16 Dec 1895, p. 4)
NYS1915: New York Sun (14 Nov 1915, p. 7)
NYS1916: New York Sun (31 Jan 1916)
NYT1895A: New York Times (12 Dec 1895)
NYT1895B: New York Times (16 Dec 1895, p. 9)
NYT1915: New York Times (8 Nov 1915)
NYT2013: New York Times (19 Jul 2013)
NYTR1895A: New York Daily Tribune (12 Dec 1895, p. 2)
NYTR1895B: New York Daily Tribune (16 Dec 1895, p. 5)
PHOTO: Photo of item
REGIS1898: The Christian Register (7 Apr 1898, p. 396)
REGIS1919: The Christian Register (18 Sep 1919, p. 911)
SR1915: The Springfield Sunday Republican (28 Nov 1915, p. 10)
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)
UNI1895: The Unitarian (Nov 1895, p. 526)
UNI1896: The Unitarian (Jan 1896, p. 45)

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