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Girls' High School, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.50
Rating: Nothing
Other name(s): Brooklyn Adult Learning Center
Address: 475 Nostrand Avenue
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11216, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.68148, -73.94952
Tiffany 1910: Page 18
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Destroyed
Building date:
Architect:
Comment: Much of the building is still extant but where the window was located was destroyed by fire [ART2009, DEDUCED]
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Site Items

2.1.50.1: Patterson Memorial Window: Alquin and Charlemagne (1903) (Destroyed) item has a photo

Item 2.1.50.1

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Patterson Memorial Window:  Alquin and Charlemagne
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Destroyed [ART2009]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Patterson Memorial Window (Lewis Memorial Window)
Theme: Alquin and Charlemagne [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 18
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1903, BRSU1903]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [BRSU1903]
Memorial details: Dr. Calvin Patterson (1847-1902), principal of school (1887-1902) [EAGLE1903, BRSU1903, ART1920]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 30 Oct 1903 [EAGLE1903, BRSU1903]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [BRSU1903]
Inscription: CALVIN PATTERSON / PRINCIPAL GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL / 1887-1902 [ART1920]
Category: Historic Figure
Location: end of first story hall [ART1920]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Lewis Memorial Window because Lucy Lewis was on the committee and was likely the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, BRSU1903, DEDUCED]

References

ART1920: Catalogue of the Work of Arts Belonging to the City of New York, he Art Commission of the City of New York (1920, Volume II, p. 20)
ART2009: Public Art for Public Schools, Michelle Cohen (2009, p. 73)
BRSU1903: Brooklyn Daily Standard Union (31 Oct 1903, p. 12)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1903: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (31 Oct 1903, p. 13)
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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