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St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Paterson, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.41.2
Rating: 2 stars
Address: Corner of East 18th Street and Broadway
Location: Paterson, New Jersey 07501, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.91817, -74.15603
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 52
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 also lists the 1910 McFarlan Hymn Boards, donated by Mr. and Mrs. William J. McFarlan in memory of their son, William Kay McFarlan [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, LC1910]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1895-1897 [PMC1895, PMC1897]
Architect: William Halsey Wood [PMC1893]
Comment: In 2010 someone offered to buy all the Tiffany windows in the church [WEB]
Also of interest: 1897 mosaic altar and reredos by Hunt Brothers of Newark [PEN1897]

Site Items

30.41.2.1: Hall Memorial Window: The Ascension (Unknown)
30.41.2.2: Marsh and McCurdy Memorial Window: The River of the Water of Life (1898) (Extant)
30.41.2.3: Collet Memorial Window: Angels of Adoration (1897) (Extant)
30.41.2.4: Dodge Memorial Window: landscape and cherubs' heads (Extant)
30.41.2.5: Hutchinson Memorial Window: I am the Resurrection and the Life (1908) (Extant)
30.41.2.6: Hall Memorial Window: Angel of Resurrection (1897) (Extant)
30.41.2.7: Newton Memorial Window: an adaptation of Gozzoli (Unknown)
30.41.2.8: Johnson Memorial Window: symbolic windows (1898) (Extant)
30.41.2.9: Newton Memorial Tablet: tablet with blue lustre favrile glass with inscription in gold mosaic (1910) (Unknown)

Item 30.41.2.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Hall Memorial Window
Theme: The Ascension [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 52
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ascension
Same as item: Possibly 30.41.2.6

Item 30.41.2.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Marsh and McCurdy Memorial Window
Theme: The River of the Water of Life [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 52
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany 1913 and Tiffany 1922 show a design for the window [TIFF1913, TIFF1922]
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYS1898, NYEP1898, PMC1898A, CHU1898, CHUR1898, CAT1900, NEM1911]
Record type: Window
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany [NYS1898, NYEP1898, CAT1900]
Memorial details: Elias Joseph Marsh, Mathilda Lucille Beasly Marsh, Robert Henry McCurdy (14 Apr 1800 - 5 Apr 1880) and Gertrude Mercer Lee McCurdy (7 Jan 1810 - 11 Dec 1876) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE, WEB]
Donor: their children, Major Elias Joseph Marsh, M.D., and Sarah Lord McCurdy Marsh [PEN1897, PMC1898A, PMC1898B, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Exhibited Mar 1898 [NYS1898]
Installed early Apr 1898 [PMC1898A, PMC1898B]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: *** BLESS THY HOLY NAME FOR ALL THY SERVANTS / DEPARTED THIS LIFE IN THY FAITH AND FEAR / IN THE MEMORY OF AND IN THANKFUL MEMORY OF / OUR PARENTS THIS WINDOW IS ERECTED [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Revelation
Location: south transept [PEN1897]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this the Marsh Memorial Window because the Marshes were the donors [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Duncan 1980 has a photo of the window, p. 28, fig. 20 [DUNC1980]

Item 30.41.2.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Collet Memorial Window
Theme: Angels of Adoration [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 52
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Laura S. Collet (d. 20 Aug 1896) [INSCRIPTION, DEDUCED, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated on 25 May 1897 [PEN1897]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING MEMORY // LAURA S COLLET / *** [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Adoring Angels
Location: chancel [PHOTO]

Item 30.41.2.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Dodge Memorial Window
Description: landscape and cherubs' heads [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: signed [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Frederic Stuart Dodge (1872 - 15 Jul 1873) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF FREDERIC STUART DODGE [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape

Item 30.41.2.5

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hutchinson Memorial Window
Theme: I am the Resurrection and the Life [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PMC1908]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Eliza M. Chiswell Hutchinson (4 Mar 1841 - 24 Feb 1904) [INSCRIPTION, PMC1908, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her sons, James Hutchinson and Robert Chiswell Hutchinson [PMC1908, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Unveiled 24 Jan 1908 [PMC1908]
Dedicated 31 Jan 1908 [PMC1908]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF ELIZA M HVTCHINSON [PHOTO, PMC1908]
Category: Resurrection with Christ

Item 30.41.2.6

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hall Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
two outer lancets Angels of Adoration [PEN1897]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PEN1897]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [PEN1897]
Memorial details: Mary (Minnie) Elizabeth Shaw Hall (1867 - 20 Apr 1889) and Minnie Shaw Hall [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE, PMC1889]
Donor: husband / father, Isaac A. Hall [PEN1897]
Date: In place when building dedicated on 25 May 1897 [PEN1897]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: THEY SHALL BE MINE SAITH THE LORD OF / HOSTS IN THAT DAY WHEN I MAKE VP MY JEWELS // TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / THE BELOVED WIFE OF ISAAC A HALL / MARY ELIZABETH HALL / BORN 1867 DIED 1889 / AND HER INFANT DAVGHTER MINNIE SHAW HALL // BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART / FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection; Adoring Angels
Location: north transept [PEN1897]
Same as item: Possibly 30.41.2.1

Item 30.41.2.7

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Newton Memorial Window
Description: an adaptation of Gozzoli [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Possibly this is a mistaken entry in Tiffany 1910 and this should have instead referred to the Newton Memorial Tablet (ITEM:30.41.2.9) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 30.41.2.8

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Johnson Memorial Window
Description: symbolic windows [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 86
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PMC1898C]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Pierrepont Edwards Johnson [INSCRIPTION, PMC1898C]
Donor:
Date: Installed Sep 1898 [PMC1898C]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, PMC1898C]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / PIERRPONT EDWARDS JOHNSON // *** [PHOTO]
Category: Symbolic
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 does not give a memorial name [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 30.41.2.9

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Newton Memorial Tablet
Description: tablet with blue lustre favrile glass with inscription in gold mosaic [PMC1910, JOUR1910]
above the tablet, in the wall, is a glass mosaic cross [PMC1910, JOUR1910]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PMC1910]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. Wiliam K. Newton (1850-1910) [PMC1910, JOUR1910]
Donor: his friends [PMC1910, JOUR1910]
Date: Unveiled 30 Oct 1910 [PMC1910, JOUR1910]
Size:
Inscription: In Loving Memory / WILLIAM K. NEWTON, M.D. / 1850-1910 / Erected By His Friends [PMC1910, JOUR1910]

References

CAT1900: Official Catalogue United States Exhibitors 1900 International Exposition Paris (1900, p. 634)
CHU1898: 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)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
JOUR1910: Journal of the Medical Society of New Jersey (Dec 1910, p. 360)
LC1910: The Living Church (11 Jun 1910, p. 226)
NEM1911: New England Magazine, Examples of Recent Work from the Studio of Louis C. Tiffany, Ethel Syford (Sep 1911, p. 97-108)
NYEP1898: New York Evening Post (12 Mar 1898)
NYS1898: New York Sun (10 Mar 1898, p. 9)
PEN1897: Peterson Evening News (25 May 1897, p. 1)
PHOTO: Photo of item
PMC1889: Paterson Morning Call (22 Apr 1889, p. 1)
PMC1893: Paterson Morning Call (16 Oct 1893, p. 5)
PMC1895: Paterson Morning Call (11 May 1895, p. 1)
PMC1897: Paterson Morning Call (25 May 1897, p. 8)
PMC1898A: Paterson Morning Call (5 Apr 1898, p. 2)
PMC1898B: Paterson Morning Call (8 Apr 1898, p. 3)
PMC1898C: Paterson Morning Call (20 Sep 1898, p. 1)
PMC1908: Paterson Morning Call (25 Jan 1908, p. 1)
PMC1910: Paterson Morning Call (28 Oct 1910, p. 10)
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)
TIFF1913: Memorials in Glass and Stone, Tiffany Studios (1913)
TIFF1922: Memorials in Glass and Stone, Tiffany Studios, (1922, second edition)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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