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Grace Episcopal Church, Plainfield, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.43.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 600 Cleveland Avenue
Location: Plainfield, New Jersey 07060, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.61595, -74.41702
Tiffany 1910: Page 87
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1891-1892 [NRHP2002]
Architect: Robert W. Gibson [NRHP2002]
Also of interest: 1909 Vision of St. John window by Gorham [CHU1909]
1909 rose window by Heaton, Butler & Bayne [NRHP2002]
1956-1961 windows by Connick [NRHP2002]

Site Items

30.43.2.1: Tweedy and Tiffany Memorial Window: Resurrection (1906) (Extant)
30.43.2.2: ornamental window (Extant)
30.43.2.3: Brooks and Ames Memorial Window: Shadow of Darkness (1908) (Extant)

Item 30.43.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Tweedy and Tiffany Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 87
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Oliver Burr Tweedy (10 Aug 1806 - 6 Mar 1899), Maria Lord Tweedy (8 Sep 1813 - 4 Nov 1883), and their children, Charles Tweedy (8 May 1839 - 3 Nov 1886), Elizabeth Tweedy Tiffany (b. 8 Jun 1835), Mary Eleanor Tweedy (7 Oct 1846 - 21 Feb 1923), Florence Tweedy (b. 28 Nov 1851), Isabel Tweedy (b. 22 Feb 1842), Maria Louisa Tweedy Tiffany (10 Nov 1832 - 8 Nov 1858), Oliver Lord Tweedy (4 Mar 1844 - 15 Nov 1884) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE, TIFF1901]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated Sep 1906 [NRHP2002]
Size:
Lancets: 4 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Charles Tweedy / Elizabeth Tiffany // Mary Eleanor Tweedy / Florence Tweedy / Isabel Tweedy // Oliver Burr Tweedy / Maria Lord Tweedy / and their children // Maria Louisa Tiffany / Oliver Lord Tweedy [PHOTO]
Category: Resurrection without Christ
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this the Tweedy Memorial Window (without a theme) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 30.43.2.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 87
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 30.43.2.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Brooks and Ames Memorial Window
Theme: Shadow of Darkness [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Edward Brooks (6 Nov 1850 - 3 Aug 1906), Charles Ames Brooks (13 Apr 1883 - 22 Dec 1931), Charles Ira Ames (10 Feb 1827 - 9 Jan 1894) and Phebe Emily Bailey Ames (6 Oct 1832 - 21 Mar 1905) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated Jun 1908 [NRHP2002]
Size:
Lancets: 4 [PHOTO]
Inscription: SURELY GOODNESS / AND MERCY / SHALL // FOLLOW ME / ALL THE DAYS OF / MY LIFE // To the Glory of God and // In Loving Memory of // Charles Edward Brooks / Charles Ames Brooks / Charles Ira Ames / Phebe Bailey Ames [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Goodness; Angel of Mercy

References

CHU1909: The Churchman (25 Dec 1909, p. 989)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NRHP2002: National Register of Historic Places, Geoffrey Dunham (2002)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
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)
TIFF1901: The Tiffanys of America, History and Genealogy, Nelson Otis Tiffany (1901, p. 15)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)

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