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St. John's Church, Getty Square, Yonkers, New York

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Site Id: 3.138.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 1 Hudson Street
Location: Yonkers, New York 10701, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.93364, -73.89862
Tiffany 1910: Page 38
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Page 25
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.138.2.1: Christopher Memorial Window: The Blessed Virgin (1888) (Extant)

Item 3.138.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Christopher Memorial Window (Bowers Memorial Window)
Theme: The Blessed Virgin [ORG]
Description: allegorical design of the Resurrection [YS1888]
Tiffany 1910: Page 38
Duncan 1980: Page 207
Tiffany 1897: Page 25
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Sarah Morton Bowers Christopher (26 Nov 1867 - 8 Jul 1879) [INSCRIPTION, YS1888]
Donor: her father, Henry Bowers [INSCRIPTION, YS1888]
Date: Installed ca. Jan 1888 [YS1888]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: SARAH MORTON WIFE OF JOHN G CHRISTOPHER / AND DAVGHTER OF HENRY BOWERS / DIED JVLY 8 1879 AGED 21 YEARS 7 MTHS AND 12 DAYS / ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY BY HER FATHER [PHOTO, YS1888]
Category: Resurrection without Christ; Mary
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Bowers Memorial Window because Henry Bowers was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
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)
YS1888: The Yonkers Statesman (28 Jan 1888, p. 1)

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