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Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Baltimore, Maryland

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Site Id: 20.2.2
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 811 Cathedral Street
Location: Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.29943, -76.61685
Tiffany 1910: Page 60
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1854 [ORG]
Architect: Niernsee & Neilson [ORG]
Also of interest: Three 1903 windows, including "Baptism of Christ", in baptistry, by John La Farge [BA1903, BA1904, BS1904, CHU1904]
1909 Mary Grant Small Memorial Window by Gorham [INSCRIPTION, CHU1909]
1921 Cook Memorial Window, "Good Samaritan", by Gorham [BS1921]

Site Items

20.2.2.1: Wade Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (1893) (Extant) item has a photo
20.2.2.2: Gosnell Memorial Window: Angel and Child (1893) (Extant) item has a photo
20.2.2.3: ornamental windows (Unknown)
20.2.2.4: Latrobe Memorial Window: Nicodemus (Extant) item has a photo
20.2.2.5: Pleasants Memorial Window: Angel of the Resurrection (Extant) item has a photo

Item 20.2.2.1

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Wade Memorial Window:  Christ Blessing Little Children
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wade Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 60
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature:
Other documentation: [BS1893]
Designer:
Memorial details: Anne (or Anna or Annie) E. Warfield Wade (d. 19 Nov 1892, aged 82) [INSCRIPTION, BS1893, BS1892]
Donor: her own bequest [BS1893]
Date: Unveiled 12 Nov 1893 [BS1893]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memory of / Anne E. Wade, / Who died November 19th 1892. / "And they brought young children / to him that he should touch them." / St. Mark 10.13. [PHOTO]
Category: Christ Blessing Children

Item 20.2.2.2

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Gosnell Memorial Window:  Angel and Child Gosnell Memorial Window:  Angel and Child
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gosnell Memorial Window
Theme: Angel and Child [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 60
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature:
Other documentation: [BS1893]
Designer:
Memorial details: Allen Wray Gosnell (14 Nov 1888 - 15 Jul 1889) [BS1893, TALB2009]
Donor: his parents, Frank Gosnell and Mary Elizabeth Allen Gosnell [BS1893, TALB2009]
Date: Unveiled 12 Nov 1893 [BS1893]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Allen Wray Gosnel,l / Born November 14th 1888. / Died July 15th 1889. / Their Angels do always behold the face / of my Father which is in Heaven St. Matt. XVIII-10. [PHOTO, BS1893]
Category: Angel

Item 20.2.2.3

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 60
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Page 37
Signature:
Other documentation:
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Comment: There is an ornamental window in the undercroft which might be one of these [WEB, PHOTO]

Item 20.2.2.4

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Latrobe Memorial Window:  Nicodemus
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Latrobe Memorial Window
Theme: Nicodemus [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 60
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Other documentation:
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: He that doeth Truth / cometh to the Light [PHOTO]
Category: Christ and Nicodemus

Item 20.2.2.5

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Pleasants Memorial Window:  Angel of the Resurrection
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pleasants Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of the Resurrection [PHOTO]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PHOTO]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Emma Brooks Smith Pleasants (18 Aug 1863 - 10 Jul 1911) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD // 1863 // TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / EMMA B PLEASANTS // 1911 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection

References

BA1903: Baltimore American (23 Mar 1903, p. 13)
BA1904: Baltimore American (2 Jan 1904, p. 14)
BS1892: Baltimore Sun (21 Nov 1892, p. 10)
BS1893: Baltimore Sun (13 Nov 1893, p. 10)
BS1904: Baltimore Sun (1 Jan 1904, p. 12)
BS1921: Baltimore Sun (9 Oct 1921, Part 4, p. 3)
CHU1904: The Churchman (16 Jan 1904, p. 98)
CHU1909: The Churchman (2 Jan 1909, cover)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
TALB2009: Descendents of Richard and Elizabeth (Ewen) Talbott of West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, Ida M. Shirk (2009, p. 337)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1896: Memorial Windows, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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