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St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center, 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: 24.1.5
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Depot
Address: 506 West Michigan Street
Location: Duluth, Minnesota 55802, USA
Lat/Lng: 46.78136, -92.10401
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:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

24.1.5.1: Weston Memorial Window: Minnehaha (1893) (Extant)
24.1.5.2: Du Lhut Memorial Window: landscape (1904) (Extant)

Item 24.1.5.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Weston Memorial Window
Theme: Minnehaha [DUNC1980]
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 76
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [DNT1893, DNT1894, HIST1910]
Record type: Window
Designer: Anne Weston [DNT1894, HIST1910]
Memorial details:
Donor: Women's clubs in the city [DNT1893, HIST1910]
Date: Exhibited at Chicago Exposition, 1893 [DNT1893, DNT1894, HIST1910]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: "AND HE / NAMED / HER / FROM / THE / RIVER / FROM / THE / WATER / FALL / HE / NAMED / HER / MINNE- / HA-HA / LAUGH- / ING / WA- / TER" [PHOTO]
Category: Figure
History: Originally located in library space in Temple Opera Block, Duluth, MN (SITE:24.1.8) [DNT1894, WEB]
Moved to Public Library, Duluth, MN (SITE:24.1.3) in ca. 1903 [DEH1903A]
Moved to current site in ca. 1980 [DCC2008, DCC2011, ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Weston Memorial Window presumably because Anne Weston was the artist [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Comment: Donated by the city of Duluth to the St. Louis County Historical Society in ca. 2008 [DCC2008]
Same as item: 24.1.3.1; 24.1.8.1

Item 24.1.5.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Du Lhut Memorial Window (Duluth Memorial Window)
Description: landscape [DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [DEH1903B, DEH1903C, DEH1903D, DNT1904A, DNT1904B, DEH1904, DNT1904C, DAR1905, DAR1906]
Record type: Window
Designer: Anne Weston [DEH1903B, DEH1903C, DNT1904A, DNT1904C, DAR1906, HIST1910]
Memorial details: Daniel Greysolon Sieur du Lhut (ca. 1639 - 25 February 1710) [INSCRIPTION, DEH1903B, DNT1904B, DEH1904, DNT1904C, DAR1906, HIST1910, WIKI]
Donor: Greysolon Dulhut Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution [INSCRIPTION, DEH1903B, DEH1903C, DEH1903D, DNT1904A, DEH1904, DNT1904C, DAR1905, DAR1906, HIST1910]
Date: Design exhibited Jul 1903 [DEH1903B]
Cartoon made ca. Feb 1904 [DNT1904A]
Window arrived in city 19 Oct 1904 [DNT1904C]
Installation finished 28 Oct 1904 [DNT1904C]
Presented to the city 9 Nov 1904 [DAR1906]
or 10 Nov 1904 [HIST1910]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: QUO SURSUM VOLO VIDERE // IN HONOR OF / DANIEL GREYSOLON / 1649 DULHUT 1709 / ERECTED BY THE / GREYSOLON DULHUT CHAPTER / OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE / AMERICAN REVOLUTION / 1904 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Cost: $700 [DNT1904B, DAR1905]
over $700 [DAR1906]
$750 [DNT1904C]
History: Originally located in Public Library, Duluth, MN (SITE:24.1.3) [ORG]
Moved to current site in ca. 1980 [DCC2008, DCC2011, ORG]
Comment: The original design included a figure of du Lhut but Tiffany convinced the D.A.R. to only have a landscape [DEH1903B, DNT1904B, DEH1904]
Same as item: 24.1.3.2

References

DAR1905: Seventh Report of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, October 11, 1903 to October 11, 1904 (1905, p. 231)
DAR1906: Eighth Report of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, October 11, 1904 to October 11, 1905 (1906, p. 115-116)
DCC2008: Duluth City Council (11 May 2008, Resolution 08-0677R)
DCC2011: Duluth City Council (17 Jun 2011, Resolution 11-0352R)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DEH1903A: The Duluth Evening Herald (Apr 1903)
DEH1903B: The Duluth Evening Herald (25 Jul 1903, p. 16)
DEH1903C: The Duluth Evening Herald (31 Oct 1903, p. 16)
DEH1903D: The Duluth Evening Herald (7 Nov 1903, p. 16)
DEH1904: The Duluth Evening Herald (28 Sep 1904, p. 3)
DNT1893: The Duluth News Tribune (14 Feb 1893, p. 2)
DNT1894: The Duluth News Tribune (7 Oct 1894, p. 4)
DNT1904A: The Duluth News Tribune (2 Feb 1904, p. 8)
DNT1904B: The Duluth News Tribune (27 Sep 1904, p. 7)
DNT1904C: The Duluth News Tribune (29 Oct 1904)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
HIST1910: History of Duluth and St. Louis County, Past and Present, Dwight E. Woodbridge, John S. Pardee (ed.) (1910, Vol. 2, p. 645-646)
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information
WIKI: Wikipedia

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