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Calvary Episcopal Church, Cincinnati, Ohio

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Site Id: 32.4.1
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 3766 Clifton Avenue
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio 45220, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.15222, -84.51781
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 54
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1893 lists a "Christ Church, Clifton", and likely that should have said Calvary Church [TIFF1893]
Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 list the church as Calvary Presbyterian rather than Episcopal [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1868 [CE1929]
Architect: William Tinsley [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

32.4.1.1: Miller Memorial Window: Faith (1894) (Extant)
32.4.1.2: Shoenberger Memorial Window: Angel (1894) (Extant)
32.4.1.3: Shoenberger Memorial Window: The Last Supper (1894) (Extant)
32.4.1.4: Neave Memorial Window: Jewel (1886) (Extant)
32.4.1.5: Andrews Memorial Window: The Baptism (Extant)
32.4.1.6: Law Memorial Window: landscape (1906) (Extant)
32.4.1.7: Cook Memorial Window: Resurrection (1903) (Extant)

Item 32.4.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Miller Memorial Window
Theme: Faith [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 54
Signature: not signed [DT2011]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Emmanuel Johnston Miller (1806-1883) and Sarah Kilgour Miller (1820-1882) [CE1894A, ORG]
Donor: their son, Griffin T. Miller [CE1894A, CE1929, ORG]
and also their son, Edwin Miller, and daughter, Grace Miller [CE1929, ORG]
Date: Installed 14 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Dedicated 15 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / Emmanuel Johnston Miller 1806-1883 / Sarah Kilgour Miller 1820-1882 [ORG]
Category: Angel of Faith
Location: left chancel [PHOTO, CE1894A]

Item 32.4.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Shoenberger Memorial Window
Theme: Angel [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 54
Signature: not signed [DT2011]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: George Krug Shoenberger (18 Dec 1808 - 20 Jan 1892) [CE1894A, CE1892, ORG]
Donor: his daughter, Emma Shoenberger (Mrs. Charles Lane) Fitzhugh [CE1894A, ORG]
Date: Installed 14 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Dedicated 15 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To the Glory of God and in loving memory of / George K. Shoenberger / Born December 18 1808 Died January 20 1892 / By his daughter / Emma Shoenberger Fitzhugh [ORG]
Category: Angel
Location: right chancel [PHOTO, CE1894A]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 spell the name as Schoenberger [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 32.4.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Shoenberger Memorial Window
Theme: The Last Supper [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 54
Signature: not signed [DT2011]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: George Krug Shoenberger (18 Dec 1808 - 20 Jan 1892) [CE1894A, CE1892, ORG]
Donor: his second wife, Ellen Francis Beatty Shoenberger [CE1894A, ORG, WEB]
Date: Installed 14 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Dedicated 15 Apr 1894 [CE1894A]
Size:
Inscription: To the Glory of God and in loving memory of George Shoenberger Born Dec 18 1808 Died Jan 20 1892 [ORG]
Category: Last Supper; Rose Window
Location: center chancel [PHOTO, CE1894A]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 spell the name as Schoenberger [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 32.4.1.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Neave Memorial Window
Theme: Jewel [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Page 54
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Jane Relfe Neave (1808-1883) and Maryette Swan Neave (1838-1885) [INSCRIPTION, CE1929]
Donor: son / husband, A.C. Neave [ORG]
Date: 1886 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Jane Relfe Neave / 1808 1883 // Maryette Swan Neave / 1838 1885 [PHOTO]
Category: Medallion
Location: north nave [CE1929]

Item 32.4.1.5

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Andrews Memorial Window
Theme: The Baptism [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: James Andrews (1814 - 9 Apr 1882) and Marion Griffith McGill Andrews (25 Dec 1819 - 12 Dec 1887) [CE1929, ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their son, James H. Andrews [CE1929, ORG]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memory of / James Andrews and / Marion Macgill Andrews // Erected by their Son / James H. Andrews [ORG]
Category: Baptism
Location: south nave [CE1929]

Item 32.4.1.6

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Law Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS [ORG]
Other documentation: [CP1906]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Henry Law (1845 - 16 Mar 1904) [INSCRIPTION, CP1906, WEB]
Donor: his wife, Fannie Burnet Law [CP1906, WEB]
Date: Window completed ca. Sep 1906 [CP1906]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To / the Glory of God / and in loving memory / of // Charles Henry Law / March 16 1904 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Location: north nave [CE1929]

Item 32.4.1.7

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Cook Memorial Window (Schoonmaker Memorial Window)
Theme: Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 89
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CP1903, KP1903, CHU1904]
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1893, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1893 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1893]
Memorial details: Theodore Cook (1831 - 6 May 1894) and Anna Graham Semple Cook (28 Sep 1834 - 26 Feb 1896) [INSCRIPTION, CE1903, CP1903, KP1903, CHU1904, FINDAGRAVE, CE1894B, CE1896, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: bequest of their son, Clifford S. Cook (who died in 1903) [INSCRIPTION, CE1903, CP1903, KP1903, CHU1904]
Date: Dedicated ca. Dec 1903 [CP1903, KP1903]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, CHU1904]
Inscription: Erected in / Loving Remembrance of // Theodore Cook / and / Anna G. Cook. // By their son / Clifford S. Cook. [PHOTO]
Category: Resurrection with Christ
Location: upper south transept [CE1929]
Cost: the bequest was $2500 [CE1903]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Schoonmaker Memorial Window, so likely Rebekah Cook (Mrs. James Martinus) Schoonmaker, sister of Clifford Cook, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

CE1892: Cincinnati Enquirer (21 Jan 1892, p. 8)
CE1894A: Cincinnati Enquirer (16 Apr 1894, p. 5)
CE1894B: Cincinnati Enquirer (7 May 1894, p. 5)
CE1896: Cincinnati Enquirer (27 Feb 1896, p. 8)
CE1903: Cincinnati Enquirer (24 Jan 1903, p. 16)
CE1929: Cincinnati Enquirer (23 Sep 1929, Kentucky Section, p. 2)
CHU1904: The Churchman (2 Jan 1904, p. 34)
CP1903: The Cincinnati Post (10 Dec 1903, p. 3)
CP1906: The Cincinnati Post (8 Sep 1906, p. 1)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2011: Donald Traser, personal communication (23 Dec 2011)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
KP1903: The Kentucky Post (8 Dec 1903, p. 2)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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