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Wilson College, Lenfest Commons, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.16.5
Rating: 1 star
Address: Philadelphia Avenue
Location: Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.94949, -77.65193
Tiffany 1910: Page 95
Duncan 1980: Page 219
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.16.5.1: Edgar Memorial Window: Instruction (1897) (Extant)

Item 33.16.5.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Edgar Memorial Window
Theme: Instruction [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 95
Duncan 1980: Page 219
Tiffany 1897: Page 57
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. John Edgar (12 Jun 1842 - 5 Jun 1894) [INSCRIPTION, MDR1897, AMT1897, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: alumnae association [MDR1897]
Date: Dedicated 8 Jun 1897 [MDR1897, AMT1897]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / REV. JOHN EDGAR, PH.D. / PRESIDENT 1883 - 1894 [PHOTO]
Category: Education
Cost: $650 [AQ2006]
History: Originally in Edgar Hall (SITE:33.16.4) [AQ2006]
Placed into storage in 1955 [AQ2006]
Installed in Lenfest Commons in 2005 [AQ2006]
Restoration: Restored by Mezalick Design Studio in 2005 [AQ2006]
Comment: Restoration cost $15000 and paid for by Mary Stillman [AQ2006]
Same as item: 33.16.4.1

References

AMT1897: Altoona Morning Tribune (10 Jun 1897, p. 6)
AQ2006: Alumnae Quarterly (Winter 2006, p. 9)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
MDR1897: Monongahela Daily Republican (9 Jun 1897, p. 4)
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)

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