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Christ Church, Detroit, Michigan

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Site Id: 23.4.10
Rating: 1 star
Address: 960 E. Jefferson Avenue
Location: Detroit, Michigan 48207, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.33244, -83.03487
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1861-1863 [HIST1920]
Architect: Gordon W. Lloyd [HIST1920]
Also of interest:

Site Items

23.4.10.1: Swift Memorial Window: St. Elizabeth of Hungary (1912) (Extant) item has a photo
23.4.10.2: Campau Memorial Window: Resurrection Angel (1916) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 23.4.10.1

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Swift Memorial Window:  St. Elizabeth of Hungary
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Swift Memorial Window
Theme: St. Elizabeth of Hungary [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
signature
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Clara Buel Trowbridge Swift (26 Nov 1863 - 3 Oct 1909) [INSCRIPTION, HIST1920, HIST1995]
Donor: her husband, Charles May Swift [INSCRIPTION, HIST1995]
Date: 1912 [HIST1920, HIST1995]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: BEAR YE ONE ANOTHER'S BURDEN // IN MEMORY OF CLARA BUEL TROWBRIDGE / WIFE OF CHARLES MAY SWIFT / NOVEMBER 26TH 1863 - OCTOBER 3RD 1909 // AND SO FULFILL THE LAW OF CHRIST / GAL VI 2 [PHOTO]
Category: St. Elizabeth

Item 23.4.10.2

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Campau Memorial Window:  Resurrection Angel
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Campau Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection Angel [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK 1915 (bottom line partly hidden) [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
signature
Other documentation: [CHU1916, MCHU1916]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Conner (Mrs. Louis Palms) Campau (18 Dec 1854 - 27 Feb 1897) [DFP1916, MCHU1916, HIST1920, HIST1995, WEB]
Donor: her sister-in-law, Adele E. Campau Thompson [DFP1916, MCHU1916, HIST1995, WEB]
Date: Signature 1915 [SIGNATURE]
Dedicated Easter Sunday, 23 Apr 1916 [CHU1916, DFP1916, MCHU1916]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: on plaque underneath window: Resurrection Angel. In loving memory of Mary Connar Campau, wife of Louis Palms Campau. Died February 27, 1897. Erected 1915 by her sister Adele Campau Thompson [MCHU1916, PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection
Comment: The Detroit Free Press of 25 Apr 1916 incorrectly stated that the maker of the window was Heaton, Butler and Bayne (they made the other two windows dedicated the same day) [DFP1916, MCHU1916]
The 4 Mar 1916 Churchman says that the window was in memory of Mr. Campau [CHU1916]

References

CHU1916: The Churchman (4 Mar 1916, p. 313-314)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DFP1916: Detroit Free Press (25 Apr 1916, p. 6)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
HIST1920: The Commemoration of Seventy-five Years, Christ Church, Detroit (1920, p. 22, 64)
HIST1995: Christ Church, Detroit: A beacon of hope, Ervin A. Brown (1995, p. 54)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
MCHU1916: The Michigan Churchman (May 1916, p. 14)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SIGNATURE: Signature on item
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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