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Church of the Ascension, West Park, New York

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 3.32.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 1585 Route 9W
Location: West Park, New York 12493, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.8047, -73.95888
Tiffany 1910: Page 22
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the site under Esopus, which contains West Park [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1842 [ORG]
Architect: John Johnston [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.32.1.1: Bookman Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Children (Unknown)
3.32.1.2: Brookman Memorial Window: Hope (1917) (Extant)
3.32.1.3: Durkee Memorial Window: St Agnes (1917) (Extant)

Item 3.32.1.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Low
Memorial name: Bookman Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 22
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Possibly it should be Brookman (a prominent family at the time) rather than Bookman [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Comment: There is no such window currently in the church [ORG]

Item 3.32.1.2

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Brookman Memorial Window
Theme: Hope [KDF1917, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [KDF1917]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Sarah Carleton Brookman (28 Aug 1836 - 19 Mar 1912) [KDF1917, PE1917, ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her niece, Mrs. Annie Hunt Walker [KDF1917, PE1917]
Date: Dedicated 23 Sep 1917 [PE1917]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [KDF1917]
Inscription: "Rejoicing in Hope." / In loving memory of / Sarah Carleton Brookman / 1836-1912 [KDF1917]
Category: Hope
Cost: $2500 (not clear if for each or for both together) [PE1917]

Item 3.32.1.3

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Durkee Memorial Window
Theme: St Agnes [KDF1917]
Faith [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [KDF1917]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Harriet Carleton Durkee (1839-1912) [KDF1917, PE1917, ORG]
Donor: her niece, Mrs. Annie Hunt Walker [KDF1917, PE1917]
Date: Dedicated 23 Sep 1917 [PE1917]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [KDF1917]
Inscription: "Faith is the substance of things Hoped for." / In loving memory of / Harriet Carleton Durkee / 1839-1912 [KDF1917]
Category: St. Agnes
Cost: $2500 (not clear if for each or for both together) [PE1917]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
KDF1917: Kingston Daily Freeman (25 Sep 1917, p. 1)
ORG: Organisation
PE1917: Poughkeepsie Eagle (13 Oct 1917, p. 6)
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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