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Calvary Episcopal Church, Summit, New Jersey

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Site Id: 30.51.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 31 Woodland Avenue
Location: Summit, New Jersey 07901, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.71962, -74.36005
Tiffany 1910: Page 88
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 53
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1896 [ORG, CHU1896]
Architect: Henry Martyn Congdon [CHU1896, NYT1896]
Also of interest:

Site Items

30.51.1.1: Easton Memorial Window: The Beatitudes (1896) (Extant)
30.51.1.2: ornamental windows (Unknown)

Item 30.51.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Easton Memorial Window (Poor Memorial Window)
Theme: The Beatitudes [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 88
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 53
Signature:
Other documentation: [BS1895, NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYH1896, NYO1896, EAGLE1896, CHU1896]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYH1896, EAGLE1896, CHU1896]
Memorial details: Mary Augusta Ward (Mrs. Alfred H.) Easton (13 Sep 1836 - 23 Apr 1894) [BS1895, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYH1896, CHU1896, NYO1896, WEB, NYET1892, NYT1894]
Donor: her daughter, Anna Louise Easton (Mrs. Charles Lane) Poor [BS1895, CHU1896, FINDAGRAVE, NYET1892]
Date: Being made Nov 1895 [BS1895]
Exhibited Jan 1896 [NYW1896, NYH1896, EAGLE1896]
Installed ca. May 1896 [CHU1896]
Size: about 20' in diameter [BS1895]
Inscription: Blessed / are the poor in / spirit for theirs / kingdom / of Heaven // Blessed / persecuted / for righteousness's / theirs is / om of Heav // Blessed are / the meek for they shall inherit the earth // Blessed ar / which do hunger and thirst / righteousness for / be filled // Blessed / are the merciful / for they / shall / obtain mercy // Blessed / are the pure in heart for / they / shall see God // Blessed are / that / mourn for they shall b / comforted // Blessed / are the / Peace-makers for / be called the children / of God [PHOTO]
Category: Beatitude; Rose Window
Cost: nearly $5000 [BS1895]
Restoration: Restored by Art Femenella, 2015 [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 call this the Poor Memorial Window because Mrs. Poor was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Tiffany 1897 (p. 83) quotes the 1896 New York Herald article [TIFF1897]

Item 30.51.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 88
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 53
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

References

BS1895: Baltimore Sun (28 Nov 1895, p. 6)
CHU1896: The Churchman (16 May 1896, p. 679)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1896: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (26 Jan 1896, p. 21)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NYET1892: New York Evening Telegram (19 Apr 1892, p. 4)
NYH1896: New York Herald (25 Jan 1896, p. 10)
NYO1896: The New York Observer (30 Jan 1896, p. 146-147)
NYT1894: New York Times (24 Apr 1894)
NYT1896: New York Times (23 Jan 1896, p. 10)
NYTR1896: New York Daily Tribune (23 Jan 1896, p. 16)
NYW1896: New York World (23 Jan 1896, p. 4)
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)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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