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Highland Cemetery, Starkweather Memorial Chapel, Ypsilanti, Michigan

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The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 23.11.1
Rating: Unrated
Address: 943 N. River Street
Location: Ypsilanti, Michigan 48198, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.25542, -83.61021
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 46
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1889 [YC1889]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

23.11.1.1.a: Newberry Memorial Window: ornamental window (Unknown)
23.11.1.1.b: Newberry Memorial Window: ornamental window (Unknown)
23.11.1.1.c: Weed Memorial Window: ornamental window (Unknown)
23.11.1.1.d: Pierce Memorial Window: ornamental window (Unknown)

Item 23.11.1.1.a

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Newberry Memorial Window
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 46
Signature:
Other documentation: [PORT1891]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rhoda Phelps Newberry (1793-1877) [PORT1891, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her daughter, Mary Newberry Starkweather [PORT1891]
Date: ca. 1889 [DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 do not give a memorial name [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 23.11.1.1.b

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Newberry Memorial Window
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 46
Signature:
Other documentation: [PORT1891]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: John Stoughton Newberry (18 Nov 1826 - 2 Jan 1887) [PORT1891, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his sister, Mary Newberry Starkweather [PORT1891]
Date: ca. 1889 [DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 do not give a memorial name [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 23.11.1.1.c

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Weed Memorial Window
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 46
Signature:
Other documentation: [PORT1891]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ira Mason Weed (14 Jan 1804 - 30 Nov 1871) [PORT1891, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: Mary Newberry Starkweather [PORT1891]
Date: ca. 1889 [DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 do not give a memorial name [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 23.11.1.1.d

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pierce Memorial Window
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 46
Signature:
Other documentation: [PORT1891]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. John Davis Pierce (d. 6 Apr 1882, aged 85) [PORT1891, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: Mary Newberry Starkweather [PORT1891]
Date: ca. 1889 [DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 do not give a memorial name [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
PORT1891: Portrait and Biographical Album of Washtenaw County, Michigan (1891, p. 196)
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)
YC1889: Ypsilanti Commercial (6 Dec 1893, p. 5)

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