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Lawrenceville School, Edith Memorial Chapel, Lawrenceville, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.26.1
Rating: 0 stars
Address: 2500 Main Street
Location: Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.2952, -74.7284
Tiffany 1910: Page 83
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 50
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Low
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1895 [NRHP1985, ORG]
Architect: Peabody & Stearns [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

30.26.1.1: Boyd Memorial Window: Easter Morning (Unknown)
30.26.1.2: six medallion windows (Extant)
30.26.1.3: eight ornamental windows (Extant)

Item 30.26.1.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Low
Memorial name: Boyd Memorial Window
Theme: Easter Morning [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 83
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details: Malcolm Boyd (13 Feb 1893 - 16 Apr 1909), class of 1910 [LAWR2017]
Donor: his father, Peter Boyd [LAWR2017]
Date:
Inscription:
Category: Resurrection without Christ
Comment: In 1909 Peter Boyd offered a Tiffany window with this theme in memory of his son, Malcolm, but it looks like in the end it was never made [LAWR2017]
Instead there was a bronze statue, of Marsia, installed in Memorial Hall, later relocated to the Pop Hall rotunda [LAWR2017]

Item 30.26.1.2

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: six medallion windows [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 83
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Inscription:
Category: Medallion

Item 30.26.1.3

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: eight ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 83
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 50
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Comment: Some additional ornamental windows were removed in 1968 in order to accommodate a pipe organ [LAWR2017]

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
LAWR2017: The Lawrentian, Sarah Mezzino (Spring 2017, p. 20-24)
NRHP1985: National Register of Historic Places, Carolyn Pitts (1985)
ORG: Organization
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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