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St. James Episcopal Church, Grosse Ile, Michigan

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Site Id: 23.3.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 25150 East River Road
Location: Grosse Ile, Michigan 48138, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.12455, -83.14229
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls the town Cross Isle [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1867 [WIKI]
Architect: Gordon W. Lloyd [WIKI]
Also of interest:

Site Items

23.3.1.1: Biddle Memorial Window: Angel of Praise (1898) (Extant)

Item 23.3.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Biddle Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Praise [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [DFP1899]
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Joseph Lauber [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Lauber as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Susan Dayton Ogden Biddle (13 Jan 1831 - 22 Feb 1878), organist and choir director at the church from 1868 to her death [INSCRIPTION, DFP1899, HIST1907, HIST2007, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her son, Col. John Biddle [DFP1899, HIST1907, HIST2007]
Date: Unveiled 13 Jul 1898 [HIST2007]
Size: 11' high x 5.5' wide [HIST2007]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / SUSAN DAYTON OGDEN BIDDLE [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Angel of Praise
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Restoration: Window restored by Shadetree Stained Glass Studio [SSGS2015]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DFP1899: Detroit Free Press (12 Nov 1899, Part 4, p. 5)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1907: Historical Collections, Collections and Researches, made by the Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society (1907, Vol. XXXV, p. 602)
HIST2007: Grosse Ile, Grosse Ile Historical Society (2007, p. 97)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
PHOTO: Photo of item
SSGS2015: Shadetree Stained Glass Studio website (23 Nov 2015)
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)
WIKI: Wikipedia

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