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Lake View Cemetery, Wade Memorial Chapel, Cleveland, Ohio

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Site Id: 32.5.15
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 12316 Euclid Avenue
Location: Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.51361, -81.59461
Tiffany 1910: Page 91
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1901 [CL1901B]
Architect: Hubbell & Benes [CPD1902]
Comment: The entire building was donated by Jeptha Homer Wade in memory of his grandfather, Jeptha Homer Wade [CPD1902]
Also of interest:

Site Items

32.5.15.1: Wade Memorial Window: The Flight of Souls (1901) (Extant)
32.5.15.2.a: Wade Memorial Mosaic: River of Life (1901) (Extant)
32.5.15.2.b: Wade Memorial Mosaic: River of Death (1901) (Extant)

Item 32.5.15.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wade Memorial Window
Theme: The Flight of Souls [ORG]
Resurrection [CPD1902]
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 91
Duncan 1980: Page 218
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany Mausoleums booklet has a photo of the interior of the chapel [TS1914]
Signature:
Other documentation: [CPD1900, CL1901A, CPD1902]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Jeptha Homer Wade (11 Aug 1811 - 9 Aug 1890) [CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his grandson, Jeptha Homer Wade [CL1901A, CL1901B, CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Exhibited (but not yet finished) at Tiffany Studios, New York, Mar 1900 [LCJ1900]
Exhibited at 1900 Paris Exposition [LCJ1900, CPD1900]
Installed in chapel by Mar 1901 [CL1901A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Resurrection with Christ; Flight of the Soul

Item 32.5.15.2.a

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wade Memorial Mosaic
Theme: River of Life [CPD1902]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany Mausoleums booklet has a photo of the interior of the chapel [TS1914]
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1899, CEP1899, CPD1900, NYTR1901, CPD1902, IS1906]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer: Frederick Wilson [EAGLE1899, CEP1899, IS1906]
Memorial details: Jeptha Homer Wade (11 Aug 1811 - 9 Aug 1890) [CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his grandson, Jeptha Homer Wade [CL1901B, CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Design made by Feb 1899 [EAGLE1899, CEP1899]
In place for first service in chapel, 25 Jun 1901 [CL1901B]
Size: 8' high x 32' wide [ORG]
Inscription:
Category: Biblical

Item 32.5.15.2.b

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wade Memorial Mosaic
Theme: River of Death [CPD1902]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany Mausoleums booklet has a photo of the interior of the chapel [TS1914]
Signature:
Other documentation: [CPD1900, NYTR1901, CPD1902, IS1906]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer: Frederick Wilson [IS1906, DEDUCED]
Memorial details: Jeptha Homer Wade (11 Aug 1811 - 9 Aug 1890) [CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his grandson, Jeptha Homer Wade [CL1901B, CPD1902, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: In place for first service in chapel, 25 Jun 1901 [CL1901B]
Size: 8' high x 32' wide [ORG]
Inscription:
Category: Biblical

References

CEP1899: Charleston Evening Post (18 Feb 1899, p. 5)
CL1901A: The Cleveland Leader (31 Mar 1901, p. 13)
CL1901B: The Cleveland Leader (26 Jun 1901, p. 3)
CPD1900: Cleveland Plain Dealer (28 Jan 1900, Part 3, p. 1)
CPD1902: Cleveland Plain Dealer (18 May 1902, p. 3)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1899: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (19 Feb 1899, p. 16)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
IS1906: The International Studio, Glass-Mosaic - An Old Art with a New Distinction, W.H. Thomas (May 1906, Vol. 28, p. LXXII-LXXVIII)
LCJ1900: Louisville Courier-Journal (25 Mar 1900, Section 3, p. 8)
NYTR1901: New York Daily Tribune (23 Jun 1901, Illustrated Supplement, p. 9)
ORG: Organisation
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)
TS1914: Mausoleums, Tiffany Studios (1914)

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