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Trinity Episcopal Church, Monroe, Michigan

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Site Id: 23.9.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 304 South Monroe Street
Location: Monroe, Michigan 48161, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.91395, -83.40007
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1868 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

23.9.1.1: Smith Memorial Window: Supper at Emmaus (1910) (Extant)

Item 23.9.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window (Story Memorial Window)
Theme: Supper at Emmaus [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 75
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [MRC1910, BCT1910]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Brigadier General Joseph Rowe Smith (8 Sep 1802 - 3 Sep 1868), Major Henry Smith (25 Sep 1798 - 24 Jul 1847) [MRC1910, MSGC2013]
and also Elvira Lorraine Foster Smith (27 Sep 1804 - 13 Nov 1878) [MSGC2013]
Donor: Harriet Foster Story (daughter of Henry and Elvira) and General Joseph R. Smith (son of Joseph) [MRC1910, BCT1910, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Unveiled 18 Sep 1910 [MRC1910, BCT1910]
Size: 17' high x 9' wide [MSGC2013]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, BCT1910]
Inscription: To the glory of God and to the memory of Brigadier General Joseph Rowe Smith, U.S.A. Born at Stillwater, N.Y., Sept. 8th, 1802. Died at Monroe, Mich., Sept. 3, 1868. / I have kept the faith. // To the glory of God and to the memory of Major Henry Smith, U.S.A. Born at Stillwater, N.Y., Sept. 25th, 1798. Died at Vera Cruz, Mexico, July 24th, 1847. / I have kept the faith. // To the glory of God and to the memory of Elvira Lorraine Foster, Beloved wife of Major Henry Smith, U.S.A. Born Sept. 27th, 1804. Died Nov. 13th, 1878. / Her children arise up and call her blessed. [MSGC2013]
Category: Emmaus
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Story Memorial Window so likely Mrs. Story was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

BCT1910: The Bay City Tribune (16 Sep 1910, p. 5)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
MRC1910: Monroe Record-Commercial (22 Sep 1910, p. 6, 8)
MSGC2013: Michigan Stained Glass Census website (6 Jul 2013)
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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