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First Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.12.1
Rating: Nothing
Address: 42 Broad Street
Location: Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.66266, -74.21549
Tiffany 1910: Page 81
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Duncan 1980 also lists the Thomas Memorial Medallion [DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Destroyed
Building date: 1947 [NRHP1977]
Architect:
Comment: Previous building destroyed by fire in 1946 [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

30.12.1.1: Langdon Memorial Window: Ascension (1905) (Destroyed)
30.12.1.2: Miller Memorial Window: The Sower (1902) (Destroyed)
30.12.1.3: Levey Memorial Window: Until the Day Break... (Destroyed if ever existed)

Item 30.12.1.1

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

Status: Destroyed [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Langdon Memorial Window (Dunlap Memorial Window)
Theme: Ascension [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 81
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EDJ1905]
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Huntington Langdon (21 Oct 1819 - 24 May 1903) and Mary Butler Taylor Langdon (6 Oct 1828 - 9 May 1902) [EDJ1905]
Donor:
Date: Alluded to in sermon of 28 May 1905 [EDJ1905]
Inscription: on brass tablet on window ledge: In Beloved Memory of / CHARLES HUNTINGTON LANGDON / October 21, 1819. May 24, 1903. / And His Wife, / MARY BUTLER TAYLOR / October 6, 1828. May 9, 1902. [EDJ1905]
Category: Ascension
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Dunlap Memorial Window for unknown reason [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 30.12.1.2

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

Status: Destroyed [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Miller Memorial Window
Theme: The Sower [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 81
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1902, EDJ1902, PB1902]
Designer:
Memorial details: Mrs. L.S. Miller [PB1902]
Donor: her husband, L.S. Miller [PB1902]
Date: Unveiled Easter Sunday, 30 Mar 1902 [NYT1902, EDJ1902]
Inscription: Behold a sower went forth to sow [EDJ1902]
Category: Parable of the Sower

Item 30.12.1.3

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

Status: Destroyed if ever existed [ORG]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Levey Memorial Window
Theme: Until the Day Break... [DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Inscription:

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EDJ1902: Elizabeth Daily Journal (31 Mar 1902, p. 1)
EDJ1905: Elizabeth Daily Journal (27 May 1905, p. 4)
NRHP1977: National Register of Historic Places, Rev. Raymond L. Wallace (1977)
NYT1902: New York Times (15 Mar 1902, p. 10)
ORG: Organization
PB1902: The Presbyterian Banner (5 Jun 1902, p. 1818)
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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