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St. Mark's School, Chapel, Southborough, Massachusetts

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 21.35.3
Rating: 1 star
Address: 25 Marlboro Road
Location: Southborough, Massachusetts 01772, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.30911, -71.52977
Tiffany 1910: Page 71
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

21.35.3.1: Peck Memorial Window: King Alfred (1900) (Extant)
21.35.3.2: Gilbert Memorial Window: Sir Galahad (1901) (Extant)

Item 21.35.3.1

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Peck Memorial Window (Thayer Memorial Window)
Theme: King Alfred [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 71
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: William E. Peck (13 Sep 1849 - 7 Jan 1897) [JOUR1901, WIKI]
Donor: the Alumni [VIND1901]
Date: Unveiled 26 Jun 1900 [JOUR1901]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Historic Figure
Location: east side [VIND1901]
History: Originally located on the west side of the chapel but moved to the east side when the Gilbert window (ITEM:21.35.3.2) was installed [VIND1901]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Thayer Memorial Window, so likely William Greenough Thayer, headmaster at the time, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 21.35.3.2

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gilbert Memorial Window (Thayer Memorial Window)
Theme: Sir Galahad [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 71
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [VIND1901]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Greenville Brown Gilbert (d. Mar 1900) [VIND1901]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 12 Jan 1901 [VIND1901]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Galahad
Location: west side [VIND1901]
After design: 1860-1862 painting by George Frederic Watts [VIND1901]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Thayer Memorial Window, so likely William Greenough Thayer, headmaster at the time, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
JOUR1901: Journal of the Convention of the Diocese of Massachusetts (1901, p. 124)
ORG: Organization
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)
VIND1901: The Vindex (Jan 1901, p. 106)
WIKI: Wikipedia

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