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Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Stillwater, Minnesota

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Site Id: 24.6.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 214 North Third Street
Location: Stillwater, Minnesota 55082, USA
Lat/Lng: 45.05723, -92.80974
Tiffany 1910: Page 77
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1887-1888 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

24.6.1.1: King Memorial Window: Ascension (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
24.6.1.2: Folsom Memorial Window: Education of the Virgin (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
24.6.1.3: Bronson Memorial Window: Annunciation to Mary (1910) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 24.6.1.1

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King Memorial Window:  Ascension
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: King Memorial Window (Torinus Memorial Window)
Theme: Ascension [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 77
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2018]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Gratia Torinus King (30 Aug 1865 - 21 Dec 1889) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: 1910 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM / GRATIA TORINUS KING / ENTERED INTO REST DECEMBER 21, 1889. [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Ascension
Location: behind altar [PHOTO]
Cost: $3000 for all three windows [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Torinus (misspelled as Tonnus) Memorial Window so likely someone in Mrs. King's family was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 24.6.1.2

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Folsom Memorial Window:  Education of the Virgin
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Folsom Memorial Window (Converse Memorial Window)
Theme: Education of the Virgin [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 77
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: not signed [DT2018]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Frances Ellen Staples Folsom (1 Aug 1840 - 7 Jan 1895) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: 1910 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving Memory of / Frances Ellen Folsom / 1840 1895 [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Education of the Virgin
Location: on left of altar [PHOTO]
Cost: $3000 for all three windows [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Converse Memorial Window, so likely Mrs. Folsom's daughter, Minnie Blake Folsom Converse, was at least one of the donors and was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 24.6.1.3

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Bronson Memorial Window:  Annunciation to Mary
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bronson Memorial Window (Converse Memorial Window)
Theme: Annunciation to Mary [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 77
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2018]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ianthe Davis Bronson (1841-1905) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: 1910 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving Memory of / Ianthe Bronson / 1841 1905 [PHOTO]
Category: Annunciation
Location: on right of altar [PHOTO]
Cost: $3000 for all three windows [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 (seemingly) calls this the Converse Memorial Window, for unknown reason [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2018: Donald Traser, personal communication (1 Jul 2018)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
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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