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St. Catherine of Siena Church, Charlestown, New Hampshire

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

Site Id: 29.3.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 285 Main Street
Location: Charlestown, New Hampshire 03603, USA
Lat/Lng: 43.23304, -72.42332
Tiffany 1910: Page 79
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Page 49
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1880 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

29.3.1.1: Birch Memorial Window: ornamental (Unknown)
29.3.1.2: Lyons Memorial Window: Blessed Sacrament (Extant) item has a photo
29.3.1.3: Birch Memorial Window: St. John (1900) (Extant) item has a photo
29.3.1.4: Paris Memorial Window: Mother and Child (Extant) item has a photo
29.3.1.5: Paris Memorial Window: Holy Spirit (1915) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 29.3.1.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Birch Memorial Window
Description: ornamental [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 79
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Page 49
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 29.3.1.2

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Lyons Memorial Window:  Blessed Sacrament
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lyons Memorial Window (McLean Memorial Window)
Theme: Blessed Sacrament [ORG]
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 79
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: handwritten and scratched onto glass: TIFFANY STUDIOS N.Y. [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Thomas Lyons [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: Alice McLean [INSCRIPTION]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: "IN YOUR CHARITY PRAY FOR THE / SOUL OF THOMAS LYONS, IN / WHOSE MEMORY THIS WINDOW WAS / ERECTED BY ALICE MC.LEAN." [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the McLean Memorial Window because Alice McLean was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 29.3.1.3

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Birch Memorial Window:  St. John
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Birch Memorial Window (Paris Memorial Window)
Theme: St. John [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 79
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: COPYRIGHT 1900 / TIFFANY GLASS & DECORATING COMPANY / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Eugenie Paris Birch (1859-1899) [INSCRIPTION, WEB]
Donor:
Date: Copyright 1900 [SIGNATURE]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / M EVGENIE PARIS BIRCH / 1859-1899 [PHOTO]
Category: St. John
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Paris Memorial Window so likely someone in the Paris family was the donor, possibly her mother Catherine Rogers Paris [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 29.3.1.4

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Paris Memorial Window:  Mother and Child
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Paris Memorial Window
Theme: Mother and Child [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: handwritten and scratched onto glass: TIFFANY STUDIOS [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Sherman Paris (1822-1891) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / SHERMAN PARIS / 1822 - 1891 [PHOTO]
Category: Madonna

Item 29.3.1.5

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Paris Memorial Window:  Holy Spirit
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Paris Memorial Window
Theme: Holy Spirit [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STUDIOS N.Y. 1915 [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Catherine Rogers Paris (1839 - 2 May 1914) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: Signature 1915 [SIGNATURE]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / CATHERINE ROGERS PARIS / 1839 1914 [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SIGNATURE: Signature on 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

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