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St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Albany, New York

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Site Id: 3.2.1
Rating: 0 stars
Address: 107 State Street
Location: Albany, New York 12207, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.65088, -73.75399
Tiffany 1910: Page 18
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 13
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1859-1860 [HIST1900]; 1876 [HIST1900]
Architect: Richard Upjohn [HIST1900]; Richard M. Upjohn [HIST1900]
Comment: Tiffany also made two brass candelbra for the church in 1897 [HIST1900]
Also of interest: 1880 window designed by Burne-Jones and made by Morris and Co [HIST1900]
1885 window by Mary Tillinghast [HIST1900]
1901 mosaic floor by Jacob Adolphus Holzer [TDT1901, AEJ1901]

Site Items

3.2.1.1: Talcott Memorial Window: rose window (1890) (Extant) item has a photo
3.2.1.2: ornamental window (Unknown)

Item 3.2.1.1

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Talcott Memorial Window:  rose window
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Talcott Memorial Window
Description: rose window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 18
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 13
Signature:
Other documentation: [HIST1900]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Sebastian Visscher Talcott (24 Nov 1812 - 10 Nov 1888) and his wife Olivia Maria Shearman Talcott (14 Oct 1823 - 29 Jan 1888) [HIST1900]
Donor: their daughter, Sarah Talcott Pruyn [HIST1900]
Date: Installed 1890 [HIST1900]
Size:
Inscription: On the pillar on the left of the church porch is the memorial tablet which reads: The Rose Window and its lancets are a loving Memorial of Sebastian Visscher Talcott and his dear wife Olivia Maria Shearman. Sebastian Visscher Talcott Born 24th Nov. 1812 Died 10th Nov. 1888. Olivia Maria Shearman Born 14th Oct. 1823. Died 29th Jan. 1888. The Gift of their Daughter Sarah Talcott Pruyn. [HIST1900]
Category: Ornamental; Rose Window
Location: front of building [HIST1900]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 3.2.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 18
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Page 13
Signature:
Other documentation: [HIST1900]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:

References

AEJ1901: The Albany Evening Journal (25 Sep 1901, p. 6)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
HIST1900: A History of Saint Peter's Church in the City of Albany, Rev. Joseph Hooper (1900, p. 475 and 463)
ORG: Organisation
PHOTO: Photo of item
TDT1901: Troy Daily Times (8 Jul 1901, p. 3)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (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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