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Vassar College, Chapel, Poughkeepsie, New York

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Site Id: 3.94.4
Rating: 1 star
Address: Raymond Avenue
Location: Poughkeepsie, New York 12604, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.68549, -73.89696
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1902-1904 [ORG]
Architect: Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge [ORG]
Also of interest: ca. 1905 Class of 1890 Window by John La Farge [VASS1905]
ca. 1905 Knott Memorial Window by John La Farge [VASS1905]
ca. 1905 Bowen Memorial Window by John La Farge [VASS1905]
ca. 1907 Class of 1877 Window by Robert Leftwich Dodge [VASS1907]
ca. 1908 Class of 1902 Window by Robert Leftwich Dodge [VASS1908]
ca. 1909 Finch Memorial Window by Robert Leftwich Dodge [VASS1909]

Site Items

3.94.4.1: Class of 1904 Memorial Window: landscape (1906) (Extant) item has a photo
3.94.4.2: Lewis Memorial Window: Angel of Resurrection (1906) (Extant) item has a photo
3.94.4.3: Taylor Commemorative Window: ornamental rose window (1906) (Extant) item has a photo
3.94.4.4: Class of 1906 Memorial Window: landscape (1908) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 3.94.4.1

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Class of 1904 Memorial Window:  landscape
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Class of 1904 Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [VASS1906]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: Class of 1904 [INSCRIPTION, VASS1906]
Date: Presented 13 Jun 1906 [INSCRIPTION]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: LET THE FIELD EXVLT AND ALL THAT IS THEREIN // THEN SHALL ALL THE TREES OF THE WOOD SING FOR JOY BEFORE THE LORD // PRESENTED JUNE 13, 1906. // BY THE CLASS OF 1904. [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape

Item 3.94.4.2

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Lewis Memorial Window:  Angel of Resurrection
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lewis Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [VASS1906]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Katherine Roberts Lewis [INSCRIPTION, VASS1906]
Donor: her sister [VASS1906]
Date: 1906 [VASS1906, ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF // KATHERINE ROBERTS LEWIS / CLASS OF 1875 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection

Item 3.94.4.3

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Taylor Commemorative Window:  ornamental rose window
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Taylor Commemorative Window
Description: ornamental rose window [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [VASS1906]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: James Monroe Taylor (1848 - 19 Dec 1916), president of Vassar 1886-1914 [INSCRIPTION, VASS1906, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: the trustees [VASS1906]
Date: 1906 [VASS1906, ORG]
Size: 12' in diameter [ORG]
Inscription: VIGINTI ANNOS PRAESIDIS / MDCCCLXXXVI / MDCCCCVI / IN HONOREM JAMES MONROE TAYLOR [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental; Rose Window

Item 3.94.4.4

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Class of 1906 Memorial Window:  landscape
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Class of 1906 Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [VASS1908]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor: Class of 1906 [VASS1908]
Date: Presented 10 Jun 1908 [INSCRIPTION]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN THIS PLACE WILL I / GIVE PEACE HAGGAI 2 9 // PRESENTED JUNE 10 1908 / BY THE CLASS OF 1906 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Location: stairway [WEB]

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
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)
VASS1905: The Forty-first Annual Catalogue of Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1905-1906 (Dec 1905, p. 85)
VASS1906: The Forty-second Annual Catalogue of Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1906-1907 (Dec 1906, p. 87-88)
VASS1907: The Forty-third Annual Catalogue of Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1907-1908 (Dec 1907, p. 99-100)
VASS1908: The Forty-fourth Annual Catalogue of Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1908-1909 (Dec 1908, p. 103)
VASS1909: The Forty-fifth Annual Catalogue of Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1909-1910 (Dec 1909, p. 103)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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