home | site | date | map | rating | photo | designer | category | status | confidence | other

United Baptist Christian Church, Duluth, Minnesota

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 24.1.2
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): First Baptist Church
Address: 830 East 1st Street
Location: Duluth, Minnesota 55805, USA
Lat/Lng: 46.79588, -92.08802
Tiffany 1910: Page 76
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1908 [DEH1908A, DNT1908A, DEH1908B, DNT1908B]
Architect:
Comment: Congregation vacating and selling building [DT2018]
Also of interest:

Site Items

24.1.2.1: Billson Memorial Window: Resurrection (1908) (Extant) item has a photo
24.1.2.2: Steele Memorial Window: Lilies (1908) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 24.1.2.1

You can click on photo to get the full sized image.
Billson Memorial Window:  Resurrection
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Billson Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 76
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2018]
Other documentation: [DEH1907, DNT1907, DEH1908A, DNT1908A, DEH1908B]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [DEH1907, DNT1907, TIFF1893]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1893 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1893]
Memorial details: Alice Hester Billson (19 Apr 1884 - 12 Dec 1905) [INSCRIPTION, DEH1907, DNT1907, DEH1908A, DNT1908A, DEH1908B, DNT1908B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her father, W.W. Billson [DNT1908A, DEH1908B, DNT1908B]
and also her mother [DNT1908A]
Date: Installed Nov 1907 [DEH1907, DNT1907]
Dedicated with building on 1 Mar 1908 [DEH1908A, DNT1908A, DEH1908B, DNT1908B]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, DEH1907]
Inscription: I AM THE RESURRECTION / AND THE LIFE // IN LOVING MEMORY OF // ALICE HESTER BILLSON // 1884 1905 [PHOTO, DNT1907, DNT1908A]
Category: Resurrection with Christ
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 spells the name as Bilson [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 24.1.2.2

You can click on photo to get the full sized image.
Steele Memorial Window:  Lilies
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Steele Memorial Window
Theme: Lilies [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 76
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2018]
Other documentation: [DNT1908A]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Greenleaf C. Steele (1856 - 23 Jul 1903) [DNT1908A, DEH1903A, DEH1903B]
Donor: his wife, Carrie W. Steele [INSCRIPTION, DEH1903B]
and also his children [INSCRIPTION, DNT1908A]
Date: Dedicated with building on 1 Mar 1908 [DNT1908A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: 1856 // In Memory of / Greenleaf C Steele / By his wife and children // 1903 [PHOTO]
Category: Floral
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 spells the name as Steel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

References

DEH1903A: The Duluth Evening Herald (23 Jul 1903, p. 5)
DEH1903B: The Duluth Evening Herald (12 Aug 1903, p. 9)
DEH1907: The Duluth Evening Herald (15 Nov 1907, p. 8)
DEH1908A: The Duluth Evening Herald (22 Feb 1908, p. 5)
DEH1908B: The Duluth Evening Herald (29 Feb 1908, p. 16)
DNT1907: The Duluth News Tribune (16 Nov 1907, p. 7)
DNT1908A: The Duluth News Tribune (27 Feb 1908, p. 12)
DNT1908B: The Duluth News Tribune (2 Mar 1908, p. 8)
DT2018: Donald Traser, personal communication (7 Jul 2018)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
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)

home | site | date | map | rating | photo | designer | category | status | confidence | other