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St. Paul's Church, Salem, New York

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Site Id: 3.106.1
Rating: 0 stars
Address: East Broadway
Location: Salem, New York 12865, USA
Lat/Lng: 43.17255, -73.32472
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 has only one entry for the church, the Rush Memorial Window, but that covers all five windows and likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the windows with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1860 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.106.1.1: Houghton Memorial Window: ornamental with bouquet of white lilies (1898) (Extant)
3.106.1.2: Saint Frances' Guild Window: ornamental with a geometric symbol of the Trinity (1898) (Extant)
3.106.1.3: The Children's Offering Window: ornamental with star (1898) (Extant)
3.106.1.4: Audubon Memorial Window: ornamental with cross (1898) (Extant)
3.106.1.5: Mathews Memorial Window: ornamental with bouquet of pink flowers (1898) (Extant)

Item 3.106.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Houghton Memorial Window (Rush Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental with bouquet of white lilies [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SRP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Frances Amelia Hance Houghton (d. 9 May 1893) [ORG, SRP1898]
Donor: her Sunday School Class [SRP1898]
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1898 [SRP1898]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Frances Amelia Hance Houghton Died May 9, 1893 Aged 36 years [ORG]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Rush Memorial Window so likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 3.106.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Saint Frances' Guild Window (Rush Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental with a geometric symbol of the Trinity [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SRP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: St Frances' Guild [SRP1898]
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1898 [SRP1898]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Saint Frances Guild [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Rush Memorial Window so likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 3.106.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: The Children's Offering Window (Rush Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental with star [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SRP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: children of the Sunday School [SRP1898]
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1898 [SRP1898]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: The / Childrens Offering [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Rush Memorial Window so likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 3.106.1.4

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Audubon Memorial Window (Rush Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental with cross [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SRP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Benjamin Philips Audubon (7 Sep 1855 - 15 Mar 1886) [ORG, SRP1898]
Donor: his family [SRP1898]
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1898 [SRP1898]
Size:
Inscription: Benjamin Philips Audubon September 7, 1855 March 15, 1886 [ORG]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Rush Memorial Window so likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 3.106.1.5

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Mathews Memorial Window (Rush Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental with bouquet of pink flowers [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 33
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SRP1898]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Ellis Mathews (d. 6 May 1893) [ORG, SRP1898]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1898 [SRP1898]
Size:
Inscription: Mary Ellis Mathews died May 6, 1893 [ORG]
Category: Ornamental
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Rush Memorial Window so likely Rev. Harris C. Rush, rector of the church 1890-1901, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SRP1898: Salem Review-Press (21 Jan 1898, p. 3)
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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