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St. James Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.41
Rating: Nothing
Address: St. James Place and Lafayette Avenue
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11205, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.68834, -73.96479 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 17
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Low
Building status: Demolished
Building date: 1901 [EAGLE1901]
Architect:
Comment: Building abandoned ca. 1937 because construction of 8th Avenue subway made it structurally unsound [EAGLE1938]
Also of interest: Tiffany altar cross dedicated 1904 in memory of Paul Van Cortland Quinby [EAGLE1904]

Site Items

2.1.41.1: DeWitt Memorial Window: Angel (Unknown)
2.1.41.2: Quinby Memorial Reredos: seven mosaic panels (1917) (Unknown)

Item 2.1.41.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: DeWitt Memorial Window
Theme: Angel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 17
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Angel

Item 2.1.41.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Quinby Memorial Reredos
Description: seven mosaic panels (central and largest one the background for the altar cross, the others pictures of St. Peter, St. Elizabeth, St. John the Baptist, St. Mary and the Infant Christ, St. John the Divine, and St. Paul) [EAGLE1917]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1917]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Franklin Quinby (d. 20 Oct 1915, aged 71) [EAGLE1917, EAGLE1915]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 25 Nov 1917 [EAGLE1917]
Size:
Inscription:

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1901: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (8 Apr 1901, p. 5)
EAGLE1904: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (1 Apr 1904, p. 20)
EAGLE1915: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (21 Oct 1915, p. 4)
EAGLE1917: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (26 Nov 1917, p. 9)
EAGLE1938: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (8 Oct 1938, p. 5)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (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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