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Second Reformed Church, Hackensack, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.18.1
Rating: 3 stars
Address: 436 Union Street
Location: Hackensack, New Jersey 07601, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.89196, -74.04116
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1908-1909 [ORG]
Architect:
Comment: Previous building (SITE:30.18.3) destroyed by fire, 15 Apr 1907 [BER1907, NYT1907]
Also of interest: 1909 Fisher Memorial Window by J. Gordon Guthrie [ORG]
1953 Conklin and Fisher Memorial Window by John Berrian [ORG]

Site Items

30.18.1.1: Marshall Memorial Window: Good Shepherd (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.2: Day Memorial Window: Three Marys at Tomb (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.3: Johnson Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Children (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.4: Brown Memorial Window: Angels of the Elements (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.5: Banta Memorial Window: Annunciation to Mary (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.6: ornamental rose window (1909) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.7: Johnson Memorial Window: Goodness and Mercy Angels (1929) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.8: Linn Memorial Window: Christ, the Teacher on the Shores of Galilee (1929) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.9: Johnson Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (1930) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.10: 75th Anniversary Commemorative Window: Singing Angels (1930) (Extant) item has a photo
30.18.1.11: Allen Memorial Window: Christ, Knocking at the Door (1936) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 30.18.1.1

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Marshall Memorial Window:  Good Shepherd
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Marshall Memorial Window
Theme: Good Shepherd [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BER1909]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: James Linn Marshall (29 Sep 1891 - 20 Jul 1904) [INSCRIPTION, BER1909]
Donor: his father, James R. Marshall [BER1909]
Date: In place when building dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [BER1909]
In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / James Linn Marshall // Sept. 29, 1891 / July 20, 1904 [PHOTO, BER1909]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd

Item 30.18.1.2

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Day Memorial Window:  Three Marys at Tomb
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Day Memorial Window (Bogart Memorial Window)
Theme: Three Marys at Tomb [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [BER1909]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rachel E. Bogart Day (6 Nov 1855 - 19 Jun 1895) [INSCRIPTION, BER1909, NYTR1896]
Donor: her father, Peter Bogart [ORG]
Date: In place when building dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [BER1909]
In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of Rachel E. Bogart Day // Born November 6, 1855 / Died June 19, 1895 [PHOTO, BER1909]
Category: Resurrection without Christ
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Painting by Bernhard Plockhurst [ORG, PHOTO]
Comment: This replaced and was a reproduction of an 1896 Tiffany window (ITEM:30.18.3.1) destroyed in the 1907 fire in the previous building (SITE:30.18.3) for the congregation [BER1909]

Item 30.18.1.3

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Johnson Memorial Window:  Christ Blessing Children
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Johnson Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [BER1909]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Walter Whitfield Johnson (d. 16 Mar 1891, aged 16) [INSCRIPTION, BER1909]
Donor: his father, William M. Johnson [BER1909, ORG]
and also his mother [ORG]
Date: In place when building dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [BER1909]
In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 4 [PHOTO, BER1909]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / WALTER WHITFIELD JOHNSON // WHO DIED MARCH 16 1891 / AGED SIXTEEN YEARS // IT IS NOT THE WILL OF YOUR / FATHER WHICH IS IN HEAVEN // THAT ONE OF THESE LITTLE / ONES SHOULD PERISH [PHOTO, BER1909]
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Location: Sunday School [BER1909]
Comment: This replaced a Lamb Studios window destroyed in the 1907 fire in the previous building (SITE:30.18.3) for the congregation [ORG]

Item 30.18.1.4

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Brown Memorial Window:  Angels of the Elements Brown Memorial Window:  Angels of the Elements
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Brown Memorial Window
Theme: Angels of the Elements [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BER1909]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Martha Anderson Brown (d. 31 Oct 1897) [INSCRIPTION, ORG, NYT1897]
Donor: her husband, Alvah W. Brown [ORG, NYT1897]
Date: In place when building dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [BER1909]
In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 4 [PHOTO, BER1909]
Inscription: In Memory of // Martha Anderson Brown [PHOTO, BER1909]
Category: Angel
Comment: This replaced an 1898 Tiffany window (ITEM:30.18.3.2.a, ITEM:30.18.3.2.b) destroyed in the 1907 fire in the previous building (SITE:30.18.3) for the congregation [BER1909]

Item 30.18.1.5

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Banta Memorial Window:  Annunciation to Mary
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Banta Memorial Window
Theme: Annunciation to Mary [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BER1909]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Joseph G. Banta (3 Nov 1867 - 5 Mar 1888) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Banta [ORG]
Date: In place when building dedicated Easter Sunday, 11 Apr 1909 [BER1909]
In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memory of / Joseph G. Banta // Born November 3, 1867 / Died March 5, 1888 [PHOTO, BER1909]
Category: Annunciation
Comment: This replaced a Lamb Studios window destroyed in the 1907 fire in the previous building (SITE:30.18.3) for the congregation [ORG]

Item 30.18.1.6

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ornamental rose window
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental rose window [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 82
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated 19 Sep 1909 [ORG]
Size:
Inscription: none on window [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental; Rose Window

Item 30.18.1.7

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Johnson Memorial Window:  Goodness and Mercy Angels
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Johnson Memorial Window
Theme: Goodness and Mercy Angels [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: William Mindred Johnson (2 Dec 1848 - 11 Sep 1928) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 21 Apr 1929 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: "Surely Goodness and Mercy shall / follow me all the days of my life / and I will dwell in the house of / the Lord forever." Psalm 23:6 // In Loving Memory of / William Mindred Johnson / Born Dec. 2, 1848 - Died Sept. 11, 1928 / A Consistoryman of this Church for over fifty years [PHOTO]
Category: Goodness; Mercy

Item 30.18.1.8

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Linn Memorial Window:  Christ, the Teacher on the Shores of Galilee
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Linn Memorial Window
Theme: Christ, the Teacher on the Shores of Galilee [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Louis C. Tiffany N.Y. [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: M. Euphemia Terhune Linn (4 Oct 1854 - 5 Jun 1928) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 16 Jun 1929 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / M Euphemia Terhune / Wife of Clarence Linn / Born Oct 4 1854 - Died Jun 5 1928 // I am the way and the truth / and the life St John 14 - 6 [PHOTO]
Category: Christ

Item 30.18.1.9

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Johnson Memorial Window:  Christ Blessing Little Children
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Johnson Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [BER1930B]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Louis C. Tiffany N.Y. [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Other documentation: [BER1930A, BER1930B]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Arthur Johnson (1848 - 6 Jun 1930) and Florence Adele Johnson (1860 - 21 Dec 1926) [INSCRIPTION, BER1930A, BER1930B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: the congregation and public subscription [BER1930A]
Date: Dedicated 26 Oct 1930 [BER1930A, BER1930B]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, BER1930B]
Inscription: A Grateful Tribute to the Memory of / 1848 Rev Arthur Johnson D D 1930 / and his wife / 1860 Florence Adele Johnson 1926 // Installed in recognition of / the long and faithful servi / ces rendered by them to this / Church and Community [PHOTO]
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Cost: $6000 [BER1930A]

Item 30.18.1.10

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75th Anniversary Commemorative Window:  Singing Angels
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: 75th Anniversary Commemorative Window
Theme: Singing Angels [BER1930B]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [BER1930B]
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 26 Oct 1930 [BER1930B]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, BER1930B]
Inscription: none on window [PHOTO]
Category: Angel
Location: over door to sanctuary in Sunday School [JK2019]

Item 30.18.1.11

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Allen Memorial Window:  Christ, Knocking at the Door
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Allen Memorial Window
Theme: Christ, Knocking at the Door [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Louis C. Tiffany N.Y. [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Nelly Sherman Byers Allen (29 Oct 1864 - 27 Jan 1929) [INSCRIPTION, BER1936, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 18 Oct 1936 [BER1936]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Nelly Byers Allen // Wife of / Lauros H. Allen [PHOTO]
Category: Christ Knocking at the Door

References

BER1907: Bergen Evening Record (15 Apr 1907, p. 1)
BER1909: Bergen Evening Record (7 Apr 1909, p. 1)
BER1930A: Bergen Evening Record (9 Oct 1930, p. 15)
BER1930B: Bergen Evening Record (27 Oct 1930, p. 10)
BER1936: Bergen Evening Record (17 Oct 1936, p. 7)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
JK2019: Joe Keating, personal communication (2 Mar 2019)
NYT1897: New York Times (3 Nov 1897)
NYT1907: New York Times (16 Apr 1907, p. 11)
NYTR1896: New York Daily Tribune (6 Apr 1896, p. 15)
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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