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First Presbyterian Church, Elmira, New York

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Site Id: 3.31.2
Rating: Nothing
Address: E. Church Street, corner of Baldwin Street
Location: Elmira, New York 14901, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.09109, -76.8041 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 22
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 16
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: No more
Building date: Congregation moved to new building (SITE:3.31.4) in around 1967 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.31.2.1: Gillett Memorial Window: The Ascension (1897) (Removed)

Item 3.31.2.1

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

Status: Removed [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Gillett Memorial Window
Theme: The Ascension [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 22
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 16
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany 1896 shows a rough design for the window (site not specified) [TIFF1896]
Signature:
Other documentation: [ET1897A, ET1897B]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Solomon L. Gillett [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ET1897B]
or Gillet [ET1897A, ORG]
Donor: his second wife, Kate M. Mandeville Gillet(t) [TIFF1897, ET1897A, ORG]
Date: Installed May 1897 [ET1897A]
Unveiled 13 Jun 1897 (along with re-decorated church) [ET1897B]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ascension
History: Moved with congregation to new building (SITE:3.31.4) in around 1967 [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 (p. 88) quotes an extract from a letter by Mrs. Gillett saying that the window is beautiful [TIFF1897]
Same as item: 3.31.4.1

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
ET1897A: Elmira Telegram (16 May 1897, p. 7)
ET1897B: Elmira Telegram (13 Jun 1897, p. 8)
ORG: Organization
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)

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