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First Congregational Church, Haverhill, Massachusetts

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Site Id: 21.13.2
Rating: Nothing
Other name(s): North Congregational Church
Address: 232 Main Street
Location: Haverhill, Massachusetts 01830, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.78001, -71.07783
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Comment: The upper half of all the windows except for the Ascension was ornamental and these have been separated from the figural lower half of the windows [DEDUCED]
Also of interest:

Site Items

21.13.2.1: Chase Memorial Window: Madonna (1903) (Removed)
21.13.2.2: Seeley Memorial Window: Ascension (1904) (Removed)
21.13.2.3: Gale Memorial Window: I Was Hungry and Ye Gave Me Meat (Removed)
21.13.2.4: Nichols Memorial Window: Resurrection (1904) (Removed)
21.13.2.5: Gardner Memorial Window: Christ in the Temple (Removed)
21.13.2.6: Wood Memorial Window: Prayer of the Shepherds (Removed)
21.13.2.7: Wentworth Memorial Window: Christ and Nicodemus (1912) (Removed)
21.13.2.8: Carleton Memorial: The Sower (1911) (Removed)
21.13.2.9: How Memorial Window: Mary and Martha (1913) (Removed)

Item 21.13.2.1

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Chase Memorial Window
Theme: Madonna [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHASE1910]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Abel Washington Chase (1833-1892) and Ellen Tate Chase [CHASE1910, CHASE1908]
Donor: their children, Charles Clayton Chase and Alice H. Chase [CHASE1910, WEB]
Date: Dedicated 11 April 1903 [STORY1976]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Madonna
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]

Item 21.13.2.2

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Seeley Memorial Window
Theme: Ascension [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PAPER1904]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Raymond H. Seeley (19 Feb 1812 - 7 Sep 1885) [STORY1976, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: the congregation [STORY1976]
Date: Dedicated 18 Sep 1904 [PAPER1904, STORY1976]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Ascension
Location: over the altar [STORY1976]
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]

Item 21.13.2.3

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gale Memorial Window
Theme: I Was Hungry and Ye Gave Me Meat [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Brickett Gale [STORY1976]
Donor: her husband, Mr. John E. Gale [STORY1976]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Biblical Story
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]
Exhibited 2012-2016 in International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS), McAllen, TX (SITE:38.10.1) [ORG_NEW, PHOTO]
Same as item: 38.10.1.1

Item 21.13.2.4

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Nichols Memorial Window (Gardner Memorial Window)
Theme: Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1893, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1893 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition (the design here being the right two lancets) [TIFF1893]
Memorial details: Dr. James R. Nichols (1819-1888) and Mary Nichols [STORY1976, WEB]
Donor: daughter / sister, Alice Nichols Gardner [STORY1976]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 3 April 1904 [STORY1976]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Resurrection with Christ
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]
Exhibited 2012-2016 in International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS), McAllen, TX (SITE:38.10.1) [ORG_NEW, PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Gardner Memorial Window because Mrs. Gardner was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Same as item: 38.10.1.2

Item 21.13.2.5

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gardner Memorial Window
Theme: Christ in the Temple [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Alma Rose Gardner [STORY1976]
Donor: her husband, S. Porter Gardner [STORY1976]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Disputation in the Temple
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]
Exhibited 2012-2016 in International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS), McAllen, TX (SITE:38.10.1) [ORG_NEW, PHOTO]
After design: Painting by Heinrich Hofmann [PHOTO]
Same as item: 38.10.1.3

Item 21.13.2.6

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Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wood Memorial Window
Theme: Prayer of the Shepherds [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 67
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Moses Elbridge Wood (1816-1884) and Judith Swett Wood (1819-1901) [STORY1976]
Donor: their son, Elbridge Guest Wood [STORY1976]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]
Currently in Halim Time and Glass Museum, Evanston, IL (SITE:13.2.2) [HALIM2015, PHOTO]
Same as item: 13.2.2.*

Item 21.13.2.7

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Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wentworth Memorial Window
Theme: Christ and Nicodemus [DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Eli P. Wentworth [BET1912, STORY1976]
Donor: his son, Arthur Wentworth [STORY1976]
Date: Installed ca. Jun 1912 [BET1912]
Dedicated 1912 [STORY1976]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Nicodemus
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]

Item 21.13.2.8

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Carleton Memorial
Theme: The Sower [DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: James Hazen Carleton (9 Mar 1818 - 20 Mar 1893) and Mary Cook Howe Carleton (25 Mar 1819 - 2 Sep 1882) [BET1911, BJ1911, STORY1976, WEB]
Donor: church funds [STORY1976]
Date: Dedicated 24 September 1911 [BET1911, BJ1911]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam, James H. Carleton, 1818-1893, Mary H. Carleton, 1819-1882 [BJ1911]
Category: Parable of the Sower
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers (SITE:38.10.1) [CC2011]

Item 21.13.2.9

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

Status: Removed [CC2011]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: How Memorial Window
Theme: Mary and Martha [STORY1976]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [STORY1976]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Moses How, George How and Frances How [BOOT1913, STORY1976]
and also Harriet How [STORY1976]
Donor: grandchildren / children, Grace Frances How Rustin and Pauline How Douglas [BOOT1913, STORY1976]
and also Jeanette How [STORY1976]
Date: Installed ca. summer 1913 [BOOT1913]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ at Home of Martha and Mary
History: Window removed and sold in 2007, by Adrian Hamers [CC2011]

References

BET1911: Boston Evening Transcript (22 Sep 1911, p. 11)
BET1912: Boston Evening Transcript (8 Jun 1912, Part 3, p. 8)
BJ1911: Boston Journal (24 Sep 1911, p. 6)
BOOT1913: Boot and Shoe Recorder (25 Jun 1913, p. 105)
CC2011: Cynthia Cirome, personal communication (23 Jul 2011)
CHASE1908: Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, William Richard Cutter (ed.) (1908, Vol. I, p. 1225)
CHASE1910: The Chase Chronicle (1910?, p. 6)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HALIM2015: Halim Time and Glass Museum website (1 Oct 2015)
ORG_NEW: Organisation that is new owner
PAPER1904: Our Paper (24 Sep 1904, p. 619)
PHOTO: Photo of item
STORY1976: The Story of the Windows in the First Congregational Church, Ronald C. Kimball (ed.) (1976)
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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