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Trinity United Methodist Church, Salisbury, Maryland

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Site Id: 20.13.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 112 High Street
Location: Salisbury, Maryland 21801, USA
Lat/Lng: 38.36708, -75.60058
Tiffany 1910: Page 63
Duncan 1980: Page 213
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect: Charles E. Cassell and Son [MHT1999]
Also of interest: Eight windows designed by Flora and Ruby MacDonald and made by Donald MacDonald company [SI2019]

Site Items

20.13.1.1: Jackson Memorial Tablet: Their Angels Do Always Behold the Face of My Father Which is in Heaven (1911) (Extant)
20.13.1.2: Rider Memorial Tablet: The Guardian Angel (1928) (Extant)

Item 20.13.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jackson Memorial Tablet
Theme: Their Angels Do Always Behold the Face of My Father Which is in Heaven [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
The Guardian Angel [BS1911A]
Tiffany 1910: Page 63
Duncan 1980: Page 213
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1909, NYO1909, NYO1910, BS1911A, BS1911B]
Record type: mosaic (scenic)
Designer: attributed to Frederick Wilson [TGM2017]
Memorial details: Elihu Emory Jackson (3 Nov 1837 - 27 Dec 1907) [INSCRIPTION, CHU1909, NYO1909, NYO1910, BS1911A, BS1911B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Annie Frances ("Nannie") Rider Jackson [BS1911B, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Initial design copyright 1908 [CHU1909, NYO1909]
Being made ca. Jan 1910 [NYO1910]
Installed ca. Oct 1911 [BS1911A]
Unveiled 22 Oct 1911 [BS1911B]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / ELIHU EMORY JACKSON / "HOW BLEST ARE THEY WHOM THOU HAST CHOSEN / AND TAKEN UNTO THEE, O LORD; THEIR MEMORIAL / IS FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION." [PHOTO]
Category: Angel
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 garbles the description and calls it the "Jackson Memorial Window, Mosaic Panel" [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Comment: The initial, 1908, design was slightly different than the final design [DEDUCED]
The top right corner of the mosaic was damaged during the fire of 13 Jan 1940 by firemen removing the panel from the wall [ORG, ST1940]

Item 20.13.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Rider Memorial Tablet
Theme: The Guardian Angel [ST1928]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ST1928]
Record type: mosaic (scenic)
Designer:
Memorial details: Margaret Anne Rider Rider (21 Sep 1825 - 31 Mar 1923) [INSCRIPTION, ST1928, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: the estate of her son, John Byrd Rider (who died in 1926) [ST1928, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed ca. Oct 1928 [ST1928]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / MARGARET ANNE RIDER / + THE PATH OF THE JUST IS AS THE SHINING / LIGHT, THAT SHINETH MORE AND MORE UNTO / THE PERFECT DAY. +++ PROVERBS IV-18 + [PHOTO, ST1928]
Category: Angel

References

BS1911A: Baltimore Sun (7 Oct 1911, p. 13)
BS1911B: Baltimore Sun (17 Oct 1911, p. 16)
CHU1909: The Churchman (Tiffany Studios advertisement) (4 Sep 1909, p. 330)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
MHT1999: Maryland Historial Trust (1999)
NYO1909: The New York Observer (Tiffany Studios advertisement) (9 Sep 1909, p. 324)
NYO1910: The New York Observer (20 Jan 1910, p. 89)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SI2019: Salisbury Independent (11 Feb 2019)
ST1928: Salisbury Times (8 Oct 1928, p. 5)
ST1940: Salisbury Times (13 Jan 1940, p. 1)
TGM2017: Tiffany's Glass Mosaics, Kelly A. Conway and Lindsy R. Parrott (mosaic list compiled by Morgan T. Albahary) (2017, p. 247, 250)
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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