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St. John's Church, Fishers Island, New York

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Site Id: 3.34.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: Oriental Avenue
Location: Fishers Island, New York 06390, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.26208, -72.01536
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 16
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1881 [NLED1940, ORG]
Architect:
Comment: The church was damaged by the hurricane of 21 Sep 1938 [NLED1940, ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.34.1.1: Bowers Memorial Window: Our Saviour (1892) (Extant)

Item 3.34.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bowers Memorial Window
Theme: Our Saviour [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Radical Hospitality [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 16
Signature: Tiffany Glass & Dec. Co (in slanted script) [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [NLED1940]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Henry Bowers (11 January 1820 - 10 February 1891) [NLED1940, ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. 1892 [NLED1940]
Size:
Inscription: on plaque below: IN MEMORIAM HENRY BOWERS / BORN JANVARY 11TH., 1820. / DIED FEBRVARY 10TH., 1891. [PHOTO]
Category: Christ
Location: chancel [NLED1940]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Comment: The window was covered up at some point and not uncovrered again until the 1970s [ORG]

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NLED1940: New London Evening Day (20 Jul 1940, p. 9)
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)

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