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First Presbyterian Church of Far Rockaway, Queens, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 3.33.2
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Russell Sage Memorial Church
Address: 896 Central Avenue
Location: Queens, New York City, New York 11691, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.60968, -73.74691
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 Far Rockaway, which is part of Queens [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1908-1910 [EAGLE1908A, EAGLE1908B, NYT1908]
Architect: Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson [EAGLE1908A, EAGLE1908B, NYT1908]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.33.2.1: Sage Memorial Window: landscape (1910) (Extant)

Item 3.33.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Sage Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 22
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany 1913 and Tiffany 1922 have a photo of the window [TIFF1913, TIFF1922]
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1909, NYH1909, NYO1909, NYEP1909, EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910A, BDS1910B, NYO1910, NYTR1910]
Record type: Window
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany [EAGLE1910A, BDS1910B, NYO1910]
Memorial details: Russell Sage (4 Aug 1816 - 22 Jul 1906) [NYT1909, NYH1909, NYO1909, NYEP1909, EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910A, BDS1910B, NYTR1910]
Donor: his second wife, Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage [TIFF1913, TIFF1922, NYT1909, NYO1909, NYEP1909, EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910A, BDS1910B, NYTR1910, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Exhibited Oct / Nov 1909 [NYT1909, NYH1909, NYO1909, NYEP1909]
Installed by Jan 1910 [BDS1910A]
Dedicated (with building) on 11 May 1910 [EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910B, NYO1910, NYTR1910]
Size: 25' high x 21' wide [EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910B]
Lancets: 7 [PHOTO]
Inscription: below the window on bronze tablet: This Window is Erected / in Memory of / My beloved husband / Russell Sage / Margaret Olivia Sage / In the Year of our Lord 1909 [NYO1910]
Category: Landscape
Location: east wall [NYO1910]
Cost: $35000 [EAGLE1910A, EAGLE1910B, BDS1910A, BDS1910B]
Comment: The building was supposed to be dedicated in Jan 1910 but there was water damage from a storm [BDS1910A]

References

BDS1910A: Brooklyn Daily Star (12 Jan 1910, p. 2)
BDS1910B: Brooklyn Daily Star (26 Apr 1910, p. 3)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1908A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (15 Oct 1908, p. 5)
EAGLE1908B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (2 Dec 1908, p. 5)
EAGLE1910A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (26 Apr 1910, p. 5)
EAGLE1910B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (11 May 1910, Picture and Sporting Sections, p. 1)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NYEP1909: New York Evening Post (6 Nov 1909, p. 10)
NYH1909: New York Herald (30 Oct 1909, p. 12)
NYO1909: The New York Observer (4 Nov 1909, p. 601)
NYO1910: The New York Observer (19 May 1910, p. 618, 635-637)
NYT1908: New York Times (27 Oct 1908, p. 16)
NYT1909: New York Times (29 Oct 1909)
NYTR1910: New York Daily Tribune (12 May 1910, p. 7)
PHOTO: Photo of item
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)
TIFF1913: Memorials in Glass and Stone, Tiffany Studios (1913)
TIFF1922: Memorials in Glass and Stone, Tiffany Studios, (1922, second edition)

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