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St. John's Episcopal Church, Detroit, Michigan

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

Site Id: 23.4.7
Rating: 1 star
Address: 2326 Woodward Avenue
Location: Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.33962, -83.05219
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1861 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

23.4.7.1: Paine Memorial Window: St. Agnes (1898) (Extant)
23.4.7.2: Michener Memorial Window: Prayer of Good Shepherd (Extant)
23.4.7.3: Wright Memorial Window: Christ and Sparrow (1898) (Extant)

Item 23.4.7.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Paine Memorial Window
Theme: St. Agnes [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [DFP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [DFP1898]
Memorial details: Jennie Rosaline Paine (d. 1 Nov 1897) [DFP1898, HIST1909, DFP1897]
Donor: her parents, De Forest Paine and Ida Moore Paine [DFP1898, HIST1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated All Saints' Day, 1 Nov 1898 [DFP1898]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, DFP1898]
Inscription: In Loving Memory / Jennie Rosaline Paine [DFP1898, HIST1909, BK2016]
Category: St. Agnes

Item 23.4.7.2

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

Status: Extant [DSGD1987]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Michener Memorial Window (Prall Memorial Window)
Theme: Prayer of Good Shepherd [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: George Henry Michener (1838-1897) [HIST1909]
Donor: his friends [HIST1909]
Date:
Size:
Inscription: The Lord is my Shepherd // 1838 George Henry Michener 1897 // For 21 years a Vestryman of this Parish [HIST1909]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Prall Memorial Window, so likely William Prall, the pastor from 1891-1900, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 23.4.7.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wright Memorial Window
Theme: Christ and Sparrow [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 74
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [DFP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [DFP1898]
Memorial details: Harold Morse Wright (28 Aug 1878 - 26 Aug 1896) [INSCRIPTION, DFP1898, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James North Wright [DFP1898, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated All Saints' Day, 1 Nov 1898 [DFP1898]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, DFP1898]
Inscription: In loving memory of / 1878 Harold Morse Wright 1896 // Let thy mercy, O Lord, be upon / us, according as we hope in thee [PHOTO, DFP1898, HIST1909]
Category: Christ

References

BK2016: Barbara Krueger, personal communication (14 Aug 2016)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DFP1897: Detroit Free Press (4 Nov 1897, p. 5)
DFP1898: Detroit Free Press (30 Oct 1898, Part 3, p. 1)
DSGD1987: Discovering Stained Glass in Detroit, Nola Huse Tutag, Lucy Hamilton (1987, p. 101)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1909: Fifty Years: A History of Saint John's Church in Detroit, Michigan, William Frederic Faber (1909, p. 165)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
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)
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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