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United Methodist Church, Ossining, New York

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Site Id: 3.87.1
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Highland Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church
Address: 1 Emwilton Place
Location: Ossining, New York 10562, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.15897, -73.8604
Tiffany 1910: Page 30
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls it the Island Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1877 [NRHP1988]
Architect: Ebenezer Roberts [WIKI]
Comment: The NRHP report for Ossining implies that there is a second, post-1915, Tiffany window in the church [NRHP1988, DEDUCED]
Also of interest: 1898 church decoration by Tiffany [ADVOC1898]

Site Items

3.87.1.1: Young Memorial Window: Christ Enthroned (1899) (Extant)

Item 3.87.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Young Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Enthroned [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Te Deum [NYT1899, NYH1899, YS1899, ADVOC1899]
Tiffany 1910: Page 30
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [YS1899]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [NYT1899, NYH1899, NYP1899]
Memorial details: Townsend Young (8 May 1831 - 29 Feb 1892) [NYT1899, NYH1899, NYP1899, YS1899, ADVOC1899, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Maria Lawrence Young [NYT1899, NYP1899, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Unveiled 18 Jun 1899 [NYT1899, NYH1899, NYP1899, YS1899]
Size: 25' high x 15' wide [NYT1899, NYH1899, NYP1899]
Lancets: 5 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Christ Enthroned; Te Deum
Location: south wall [NYT1899, NYH1899]
Cost: $5000 [NYT1899, NYH1899]
Comment: The window was originally supposed to be dedicated on Easter Sunday, 2 Apr 1899 [ADVOC1899]

References

ADVOC1898: The Christian Advocate (29 Sep 1898, p. 1583)
ADVOC1899: The Christian Advocate (6 Apr 1899, p. 550)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NRHP1988: National Register of Historic Places, Karen Morey Kennedy (1988, Section 7, p. 3)
NYH1899: New York Herald (19 Jun 1899, p. 12)
NYP1899: New York Press (19 Jun 1899, p. 7)
NYT1899: New York Times (19 Jun 1899, p. 10)
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)
WIKI: Wikipedia
YS1899: The Yonkers Statesman (17 Jun 1899, p. 1)

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