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Russell Sage College, Julia Howard Bush Memorial Center, Troy, New York

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Site Id: 3.127.2
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): First Presbyterian Church
Address: 65 1st Street
Location: Troy, New York 12180, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.72849, -73.69316
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1836 [WEB]
Architect:
Also of interest: 1919 Archangel Michael (World War I Memorial) window by Henry Keck [TT1919A, TT1919B]

Site Items

3.127.2.1: Webber Memorial Window: Angels (Extant) item has a photo
3.127.2.2: Webber Memorial Window: Christ appearing to Nicodemus (1908) (Extant) item has a photo
3.127.2.3: Halley Memorial Window: Resurrection (1931) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 3.127.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Webber Memorial Window (McMillan Memorial Window)
Theme: Angels [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription: WEBBER / RESET - 1912 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel
Comment: Likely this has the same date and donor as the Nicodemus window (ITEM:3.127.2.2) [DEDUCED]
Originally the latter was located next to it [TT1931, PHOTO]
Evidently the inscription panel was modified in 1912 [INSCRIPTION]

Item 3.127.2.2

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Webber Memorial Window:  Christ appearing to Nicodemus
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Webber Memorial Window (McMillan Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ appearing to Nicodemus [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 35
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [TT1908]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. George Nelson Webber (27 Aug 1826 - 20 Dec 1907), pastor of church 1874 to 1883 [INSCRIPTION, TT1908]
Donor: Mrs. McMillan of London, a former member of the church [TT1908]
Date: Installed ca. Dec 1908 [TT1908]
Size:
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / GEORGE NELSON WEBBER, D.D. / 1874 PASTOR OF THIS CHVRCH 1883 / "GENTLE, VNSELFISH AND RETIRING IN DAILY LIFE, IN / THE PULPIT HE WAS AN ORACLE WHOSE LIPS WERE / TOVCHED WITH FIRE" [PHOTO]
Category: Nicodemus
History: Moved to opposite side of auditorium in 1931 when the Halley window (ITEM:3.127.2.3) was installed [TT1931]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the McMillan Memorial Window because Mrs. McMillan was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 3.127.2.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Halley Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [TT1931]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Louis C. Tiffany N.Y. [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [TT1931]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Eben Halley (7 Jan 1845 - 8 Jun 1895), pastor of Second Street Presbyterian Church 1886-1895, before that church became affiliated with First Presbyterian [INSCRIPTION, TT1931, HALL1895]
Donor: 32 former members of Second Street Presbyterian Church [TT1931]
Date: Dedicated 18 Oct 1931 [TT1931]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE, / HE THAT BELIEVETH IN ME, THOUGH HE / WERE DEAD, YET SHALL HE LIVE. / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF REV. EBEN HALLEY, D.D. / 1886 PASTOR OF THIS CHURCH 1895 [PHOTO, TT1931]
Category: Resurrection with Christ

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
HALL1895: Services in Memory of the Rev. Eben Halley, D.D. (1895)
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)
TT1908: The Troy Times (5 Dec 1908, p. 5)
TT1919A: The Troy Times (21 Apr 1919, p. 7)
TT1919B: The Troy Times (27 Sep 1919, p. 15)
TT1931: The Troy Times (19 Oct 1931, p. 3)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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