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Grace Episcopal Church, New Bedford, Massachusetts

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Site Id: 21.22.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 133 School Street
Location: New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.63255, -70.92946
Tiffany 1910: Page 68
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1880 [ORG]
Architect: Ware & Van Brunt [ORG]
Comment: The building was badly damaged by fire, Nov 1987 [ORG]
Also of interest: Windows by Frederic Crowninshield and Reynolds, Francis & Rohnstock [ORG]

Site Items

21.22.2.1: Abbé Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Children (1898) (Extant)

Item 21.22.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Abbé Memorial Window (Cammann Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ Blessing Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 68
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany NY [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Dr. Edward Payson Abbé (28 Nov 1824 - 24 Feb 1897) [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his daughter, Mary Hooper Abbé (Mrs. Henry H.) Cammann [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: 1898 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Restoration: Restored 1992 by Venturella Studio [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Cammann Memorial Window because Mrs. Cammann was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
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)

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