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Zion Episcopal Church, Rome, New York

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Site Id: 3.98.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 140 West Liberty Street
Location: Rome, New York 13440, USA
Lat/Lng: 43.21305, -75.45799
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Page 22
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1850 [WIKI]
Architect: Richard Upjohn [WIKI]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.98.1.1: Bissell Memorial Window: Resurrection (1897) (Extant)
3.98.1.2: Evans Memorial Window: Charity (1903) (Extant)

Item 3.98.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bissell Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [ORG, PHOTO, RDS1897, CHU1898A, CHU1898B, CHUR1898]
Supper at Emmaus [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Page 22
Signature:
Other documentation: [RDS1897, CHU1898A, CHU1898B, CHUR1898]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [RDS1897]
Memorial details: Gordon Needham Bissell (1808-1891) and his wife Luthera Ward Bissell (1808-1856) [INSCRIPTION, RDS1897, CHU1898A]
and also three grandchildren [CHU1898A]
Donor: their children [RDS1897]
Date: Installed ca. Dec 1897 [RDS1897]
Size: COPYRIGHT 1897 / TIFFANY GLASS & DECORATING COMPANY / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, CHU1898A]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / and in Loving Memory of // Gordon Needham Bissell / 1806 1891 // and Luthera Ward his wife / 1808 1856 [PHOTO, RDS1897]
Category: Resurrection with Christ
Location: chancel [RDS1897, CHU1898A]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: The window shows the Resurrection, not the Supper at Emmaus, so Tiffany 1910 has the wrong theme [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 3.98.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Evans Memorial Window (Brown Memorial Window)
Theme: Charity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 31
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908, PB1908, NYO1908]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908]
Memorial details: Annie Earley Evans (14 Dec 1855 - 30 April 1903) [INSCRIPTION, RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908]
Donor: her daughter, Mrs. George H. Brown [RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908]
and her daughter Miss Mary R. Evans [ORG]
Date: Exhibited ca. Apr 1908 [PB1908, NYO1908]
Installed ca. Apr 1908 [RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908]
Size: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / and in Loving Memory of / Annie Earley Evans / December 14, 1855 / April 30, 1903 [PHOTO, RDS1908A, RDS1908B, UHD1908]
Category: Charity
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Brown Memorial Window because Mrs. Brown was a donor and likely the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

CHU1898A: The Churchman (12 Mar 1898, p. 398)
CHU1898B: The Churchman (Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company advertisement) (9 Apr 1898, p. 524)
CHUR1898: The Church (Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company advertisement) (Apr 1898, p. 43)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NYO1908: The New York Observer (23 Apr 1908, p. 540)
ORG: Organisation
PB1908: Presbyterian Banner (16 Apr 1908, p. 1494)
PHOTO: Photo of item
RDS1897: The Rome Daily Sentinel (3 Dec 1897, p. 2)
RDS1908A: The Rome Daily Sentinel (18 Apr 1908, p. 2)
RDS1908B: The Rome Daily Sentinel (21 Apr 1908, p. 3)
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)
UHD1908: Utica Herald-Dispatch (18 Apr 1908, p. 4)
WIKI: Wikipedia

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