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United Presbyterian Church, Binghamton, New York

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Site Id: 3.14.1
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): First Presbyterian Church
Address: 42 Chenango Street
Location: Binghamton, New York 13901, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.10009, -75.90995
Tiffany 1910: Page 20
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 15
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1862-1863 [HABS1963]
Architect: J.J. Lyon [HABS1963]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.14.1.1: ornamental windows (Unknown)
3.14.1.2: Jesus in the Temple (1895) (Extant)
3.14.1.3: War Memorial Mosaic: The Christian Soldier (1919) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 3.14.1.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 20
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 15
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 3.14.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Low
Memorial name:
Theme: Jesus in the Temple [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Installed 1895 [ORG]
Size: 10'9" high x 7'1" wide [ORG]
Inscription:
Category: Disputation in the Temple
After design: Painting by Heinrich Hofmann [PHOTO]
Comment: The mosaic was damaged by fire, 29 Nov 1945 [BP1945]

Item 3.14.1.3

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War Memorial Mosaic:  The Christian Soldier
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: War Memorial Mosaic
Theme: The Christian Soldier [ORG]
The Prayer of the Christian Soldier [BP1919, ET1919]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany 1922 shows a design for the mosaic [TIFF1922]
Signature:
Other documentation: [BP1919, ET1919]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Captain John Case Phelps (29 Jun 1883 - 18 Oct 1918), James Knight Nichols (1881-1918), Captain Alexander Dickson Wilson, William E. Lippacher (4 Jun 1895 - 15 Mar 1919), Major Harold D. MacLachlan (d. 27 Sep 1918) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 26 Oct 1919 [ET1919]
Or 9 Nov 1919 [BP1919]
Size: 7'3" high x 4'6" wide [ORG]
Inscription: Our Father which art in heaven / hallowed be thy name. Thy / kingdom come thy will be / done on earth as it is in heaven. / Give us this day our daily / bread and for- / give us our trespasses, as / we / forgive / those who trespass against us and / lead us / not into temptation / but deliver us from evil. (some text obscured by the soldier) // In Honored Memory / Captain John C Phelps USA/ James A Nichols USA / Captain Alexander D Wilson USA / William E Lippacher USN / Major Harold D MacLachlan, USA [BP1919, ET1919, TIFF1922, PHOTO]
Category: Christian Knight; War Memorial
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany Mosaic 1896 and Tiffany 1918 show a related, earlier, design, of a mosaic for Ernest George Whitehouse [TIFFM1896, TIFF1918]

References

BP1919: Binghamton Press (25 Oct 1919, p. 8)
BP1945: Binghamton Press (30 Nov 1945, p. 3)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
ET1919: Elmira Telegram (26 Oct 1919, p. 2)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HABS1963: Historic American Buildings Survey (1963)
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)
TIFF1918: Tributes to Honor, Tiffany Studios (1918)
TIFF1922: Memorials in Glass and Stone, Tiffany Studios, (1922, second edition)
TIFFM1896: Glass Mosaic, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)

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