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First Presbyterian Church, Syracuse, New York

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Site Id: 3.123.4
Rating: Nothing
Address: 620 West Genesee Street
Location: Syracuse, New York 13204, USA
Lat/Lng: 43.05389, -76.16098
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1904-1906 [SH1906A]
Architect:
Comment: First Presbyterian vacated building in 2012 [WEB]
Also of interest: 1905 marble and mosaic reredos by Mary Tillinghast [SPS1905B]
Three windows by Mary Tillinghast [WEB]

Site Items

3.123.4.1: Belden and Gere Memorial Window: Te Deum (1906) (Removed)
3.123.4.2: Candee Memorial Window: Cornelius and Angel (1905) (Removed)

Item 3.123.4.1

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

Status: Removed [KW2015, DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Belden and Gere Memorial Window
Theme: Te Deum [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SJ1905B, SPS1905B, SJ1906A, SH1906A, SH1906B, SH1906C, SH1906D, SH1906E, SPS1906A, SPS1906B, IS1906, CMOG2011]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [SJ1906A, SH1906B, SH1906C, SH1906D, SH1906E, SPS1906A, IS1906, CMOG2011]
Memorial details: James Jerome Belden, Hattie Anna Belden, Robert Gere and Sophia Stanton Gere [SJ1906A, SH1906C, SH1906D, SH1906E, CMOG2011]
Donor: wife / mother / daughter / daughter, Anna Gere Belden [SJ1905B, SPS1905B, SJ1906A, SJ1906B, SH1906A, SH1906C, SH1906D, SH1906E, SPS1906A, CMOG2011]
Date: Ordered Apr 1905 [SJ1905B]
Installed Apr 1906 [SH1906B]
In place when building dedicated on 29 Apr 1906 [SJ1906A, SH1906A, SH1906B, SH1906C, SPS1906A, SPS1906B]
Special service for window, 30 Sep 1906 [CMOG2011]
Size:
Lancets: 6 [PHOTO, SH1906C]
Inscription: ERECTED BY MRS. ANNA GERE BELDEN IN 1906 TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF HER HUSBAND JAMES JEROME BELDEN, DAUGHTER HATTIE ANNA BELDEN, FATHER ROBERT GERE, AND MOTHER SOPHIA STANTON GERE [SJ1906A, SH1906C, SH1906D, SH1906E, CMOG2011]
Category: Te Deum
Location: chancel [PHOTO, SPS1905B, SH1906B, SH1906E, SPS1906A]
Cost: $12000 [SJ1905B, SPS1905B, SH1906A]
$14000 [SH1906B, SH1906E, SPS1906A]
History: Removed ca. 2015 [KW2015, DEDUCED]

Item 3.123.4.2

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

Status: Removed [KW2015, DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Candee Memorial Window
Theme: Cornelius and Angel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SJ1904, SPS1904, SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905, WEST1905]
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Horace Candee (20 Apr 1828 - 8 May 1901) [INSCRIPTION, SJ1904, SPS1904, SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Mrs. Julia A. Ward Candee [SJ1904, SPS1904, SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed Jan 1905 [SJ1904, SPS1904, SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905]
Size: each opening about 13' high x 2' wide [SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, SJ1905A, SPS1905A, SH1905]
Inscription: THY / PRAYERS & // THINE ALMS ARE // COME UP FOR A // MEMORIAL BEFORE / GOD // IN MEMORY OF // HORACE CANDEE [PHOTO]
Category: Cornelius
History: Originally in Fourth Presbyterian Church, Syracuse, NY (SITE:3.123.2) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Removed from First Presbyterian ca. 2015 [KW2015, DEDUCED]
Same as item: 3.123.2.1

References

CMOG2011: Corning Museum of Glass, Jeffrey Rush Higgins Collection (Frederick Wilson archive) (2011 (copy of 30 Sep 1906 booklet), p. 21-32 in PDF 10E358F8-8634-4DFE-8D7F-9F7A2B104C0B.pdf)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
IS1906: The International Studio, Coloured Glass Windows - The Supremacy of the Modern School, W.H. Thomas (Aug 1906, Vol. XXIX, Number 114, p. XLVII)
KW2015: Kent Watkins, personal communication (22 Dec 2015)
PHOTO: Photo of item
SH1905: The Syracuse Herald (2 Jan 1905, p. 13)
SH1906A: The Syracuse Herald (8 Apr 1906, p. 8)
SH1906B: The Syracuse Herald (21 Apr 1906, p. 5)
SH1906C: The Syracuse Herald (27 Apr 1906, p. 3)
SH1906D: The Syracuse Herald (28 Apr 1906, p. 7)
SH1906E: The Syracuse Herald (20 May 1906, magazine section, p. 1)
SJ1904: The Syracuse Journal (17 Dec 1904, p. 5)
SJ1905A: The Syracuse Journal (2 Jan 1905, p. 4)
SJ1905B: The Syracuse Journal (14 Apr 1905, p. 4)
SJ1906A: The Syracuse Journal (27 Apr 1906, p. 14)
SJ1906B: The Syracuse Journal (28 Apr 1906, p. 5)
SPS1904: Syracuse Post-Standard (17 Dec 1904, p. 5)
SPS1905A: Syracuse Post-Standard (2 Jan 1905, p. 7)
SPS1905B: Syracuse Post-Standard (23 May 1905, p. 7)
SPS1906A: Syracuse Post-Standard (21 Apr 1906, p. 15)
SPS1906B: Syracuse Post-Standard (30 Apr 1906, p. 9)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1896: Memorial Windows, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)
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
WEST1905: The Westminster (3 Jun 1905, p. 27)

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