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Church of New Jerusalem, Cincinnati, Ohio

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Site Id: 32.4.8
Rating: Nothing
Address: Corner of Oak Street and Winslow Avenue
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio 45206, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.12947, -84.49618
Tiffany 1910: Page 90
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Demolished
Building date: 1902-1903 [CE1902, CE1903]
Architect: Elmer & Anderson [CE1902]
Comment: Building demolished ca. 1965 [ORG_NEW, CE1965, DEDUCED]
Also of interest:

Site Items

32.4.8.1: Mercer Memorial Window: Christ on Road to Emmaus (1907) (Unknown)
32.4.8.2: Allen Memorial Window: Angels Representing Seven Churches (1903) (Removed)

Item 32.4.8.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Mercer Memorial Window (Lawson Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ on Road to Emmaus [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 90
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CP1907, KP1907]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Lewis Pyle Mercer (27 Jun 1847 - 6 Jul 1906) [CP1907, NCM1907, KP1907, BET1906]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 2 Jun 1907 [CP1907, NCM1907, KP1907]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Emmaus
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls it the Lawson Memorial Window so likely someone by that name organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 32.4.8.2

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

Status: Removed [ORG_NEW]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Allen Memorial Window
Theme: Angels Representing Seven Churches [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 90
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK (on one of the seven panes) [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [NCM1903, NCM1904, KP1903]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Allen and Mary Allen [ORG_NEW]
Donor: New Church Society of Glendale, OH [NCM1903, ORG_NEW]
Date: In place when building dedicated on 1 Nov 1903 [NCM1903, KP1903]
Size:
Lancets: 7 [NCM1903, NCM1904, KP1903]
Inscription:
Category: Angel
Location: chancel [NCM1903, KP1903, NCM1904]
History: Windows removed from church ca. 1964 [ORG_NEW]
Purchased by Swedenborgian Church at Temenos in West Chester, PA [ORG_NEW]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls it a Memorial Window, without a name [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Comment: Windows were in storage for many years until being re-discovered in a barn in 2001 [ORG_NEW]
From 2007 the seven angels (Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamos, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia and Laodicea) were the main feature of the travelling exhibit "In Company With Angels" [ORG_NEW]

References

BET1906: Boston Evening Transcript (10 Jul 1906, p. 5)
CE1902: Cincinnati Enquirer (20 Jul 1902, p. 16)
CE1903: Cincinnati Enquirer (1 Nov 1903, p. 3)
CE1965: Cincinnati Enquirer (28 May 1965, p. 9)
CP1907: Cincinnati Post (29 May 1907, p. 7)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
KP1903: Kentucky Post (31 Oct 1903, p. 7)
KP1907: Kentucky Post (29 May 1907, p. 7)
NCM1903: New-Church Messenger (11 Nov 1903, Vol. LXXXV, No. 19, p. 299)
NCM1904: New-Church Messenger (18 May 1904, Vol. LXXXVI, No. 20, p. 292)
NCM1907: New-Church Messenger (12 Jun 1907, p. 376-377)
ORG_NEW: Organization that is new owner
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)

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