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First Congregational Church, Montclair, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.32.1
Rating: Nothing
Address: 40 S. Fullerton Avenue
Location: Montclair, New Jersey 07042, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.81222, -74.21879
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 51
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Destroyed
Building date: 1872-1873 [HIST1894]
Architect:
Comment: Building destroyed by fire, 20 Mar 1914 [NYT1914, NYS1914]
Also of interest:

Site Items

30.32.1.1: Sweet Memorial Window: St. John the Evangelist (1891) (Likely destroyed)
30.32.1.2: Inness Memorial Window: Immortality (1891) (Likely destroyed)
30.32.1.3: Pinckney Memorial Window: The Christian Soldier (Likely destroyed)
30.32.1.4: Bradford Memorial Window: ornamental (Likely destroyed if ever existed)
30.32.1.5: Johnson Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (1900) (Likely destroyed)
30.32.1.6: Pray Memorial Window: landscape (Likely destroyed if ever existed)

Item 30.32.1.1

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

Status: Likely destroyed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Sweet Memorial Window
Theme: St. John the Evangelist [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 51
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Edward Sweet [CU1891, HIST1894]
Donor: his wife [CU1891, HIST1894]
Date: In place when building reopened after building of transepts, 22 Nov 1891 [CU1891]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [CU1891]
Inscription:
Category: St. John
Location: south transept [JUB1895, CU1891, HIST1894]

Item 30.32.1.2

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

Status: Likely destroyed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Inness Memorial Window
Theme: Immortality [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 51
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: George Inness, Jr. and Julia G. Inness [HIST1894, CU1891]
Donor: their grandmother, Mrs. Roswell Smith [CU1891, HIST1894]
Date: In place when building reopened after building of transepts, 22 Nov 1891 [CU1891]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [CU1891]
Inscription:
Category: Immortality
Location: north transept [CU1891, HIST1894]

Item 30.32.1.3

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

Status: Likely destroyed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pinckney Memorial Window
Theme: The Christian Soldier [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
St. George [ANNAL1895]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Page 51
Signature:
Other documentation: [ANNAL1895]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: William St. Clair Pinckney (22 Mar 1877 - 31 Mar 1893) [ANNAL1895, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: ca. 1895 [ANNAL1895, DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christian Knight; St. George

Item 30.32.1.4

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

Status: Likely destroyed if ever existed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Bradford Memorial Window
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 30.32.1.5

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

Status: Likely destroyed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Johnson Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles H. Johnson [GRANT1900]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled Easter Sunday, 15 Apr 1900 [GRANT1900]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [GRANT1900]
Inscription:
Category: Christ Blessing Children

Item 30.32.1.6

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

Status: Likely destroyed if ever existed [DEDUCED]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Pray Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 84
Duncan 1980: Page 217
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Landscape

References

ANNAL1895: Annals of Our Colonial Ancestors and Their Descendants, Or, Our Quaker Forefathers and Their Posterity: Embracing a Genealogical and Biographical Register of Nine Generations of the Shotwell Family in America, Together with the Pedigree and Near Kindred of the Author's Parents, Nathan and Phebe B. (Gardner) Shotwell, Ambrose Milton Shotwell (1895, p. 151)
CU1891: The Christian Union (12 Dec 1891, p. 1178)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
GRANT1900: The Grant Family Magazine (Aug 1900, vol. I, no. 4, p. 655)
HIST1894: History of Montclair Township (1894, p. 86-87)
JUB1895: A Silver Jubilee: Celebration, the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of the First Congregational Church, Montclair, New Jersey, and of the Pastorate of Amory Howe Bradford, Its First and Only Minister, 1870-1895 (1895, p. 32)
NYS1914: New York Sun (21 Mar 1914, p. 6)
NYT1914: New York Times (21 Mar 1914, p. 1)
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)

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