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St. John's Episcopal Church, Franklin, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.28.1
Rating: 3 stars
Address: 1141 Buffalo Street
Location: Franklin, Pennsylvania 16323, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.39581, -79.82885
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 also lists the Lewis Memorial Tablet [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.28.1.1: Baum Memorial Window: Landscape and St. Agnes (Extant)
33.28.1.2: Bryden Memorial Window: Resurrection (1906) (Extant)
33.28.1.3: Hays Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (Extant)
33.28.1.4: Lewisson Memorial Window: Finding Boy Christ in the Temple (Extant)
33.28.1.5: Plumer Memorial Window: The Shepherd (Extant)
33.28.1.6: Plumer Memorial Window: St. Michael and Angels of Praise (Extant)
33.28.1.7: Plumer Memorial Window: Angel and Cherubs' Heads (1903) (Extant)
33.28.1.8.a: Ulman Memorial Window: Christ and Four Evangelists (Extant)
33.28.1.8.b: Grant Memorial Window: Christ and Four Evangelists (Extant)
33.28.1.8.c: Smith Memorial Window: Christ and Four Evangelists (Extant)
33.28.1.8.d: McDowell Memorial Window: Christ and Four Evangelists (Extant)
33.28.1.8.e: Bredin Memorial Window: Christ and Four Evangelists (Extant)
33.28.1.9: Plumer Memorial Window: ornamental (Extant)
33.28.1.10: Lewis Memorial Window: Toward a Better World (1917) (Extant)

Item 33.28.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Baum Memorial Window
Theme: Landscape and St. Agnes [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Eleanor Baum (4 Mar 1841 - 25 Mar 1908) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: My soul doth / magnify the Lord // In Loving Memory of / 1841 Eleanor Baum 1908 // My spirit hath rejoiced / in God my Saviour [PHOTO]
Category: St. Agnes; Landscape

Item 33.28.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bryden Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Eleanor Spruce Purviance Bryden (1815 - 11 Apr 1890) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her son, John Kerfoot Bryden [PAW1907, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 15 Apr 1906 [PAW1907]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of // Eleanor Spruce Bryden // "When Thou hadst overcome the sharp- / ness of death Thou didst open the / Kingdom of Heaven to all believers [PHOTO]
Category: Resurrection with Christ
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 spells the name as Brydon [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 33.28.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hays Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Samuel Park Hays (1843-1864) and his parents Mary Caroline Park Hays (1823 - 12 Sep 1904) and David Brown Hays (1815-1851) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam // 1843 Samuel Park Hays 1864 // Mary Caroline Park Hays / 1823 1904 // 1815 David Brown Hays 1851 [PHOTO]
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 spells the name as Hayes [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 33.28.1.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lewisson Memorial Window (McCalmont Memorial Window)
Theme: Finding Boy Christ in the Temple [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Sarah Lowrey ("Sallie") McCalmont Lewisson (7 Jun 1856 - 4 Jul 1904) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam // Sarah Lowrey Lewisson// 1856 1904 // [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Disputation in the Temple
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the McCalmont Memorial Window so likely Mrs. Lewisson's family were the donors [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.5

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Plumer Memorial Window
Theme: The Shepherd [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rachel Lewis Smith Plumer (1838 - 9 Sep 1901) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of // Rachel Lewis Plumer / 1838 1901 // Numbered with Thy Saints / in Glory Everlasting [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd

Item 33.28.1.6

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Plumer Memorial Window
Theme: St. Michael and Angels of Praise [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Arnold Adams Plumer (25 Mar 1839 - 20 Sep 1904) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of // Arnold Adams Plumer / 1839 1904 // Be thou faithful unto death and / I will give thee a crown of life [PHOTO]
Category: St. Michael

Item 33.28.1.7

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Plumer Memorial Window
Theme: Angel and Cherubs' Heads [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Samuel Plumer (2 Apr 1830 - 8 Oct 1902) and Mary Mytinger Plumer (1831-1878) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Installed ca. Apr 1903 [FEN1903]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / Samuel Plumer // The dust has returned to the / earth as it was and the spirit / has returned to God who gave it // In Memoriam / Mary M Plumer [PHOTO]
Category: Angel

Item 33.28.1.8.a

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ulman Memorial Window (Aigner Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Four Evangelists [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Christ [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Lydia Louisa Park Ulman (1825-1889) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To the Glory of God and / In Memory of / Lydia Louisa Park Ulman / 1825 - 1889 [PHOTO]
Category: Christ
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Aigner Memorial Window so likely the pastor at the time, Martin Aigner, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.8.b

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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Grant Memorial Window (Aigner Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Four Evangelists [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
St. Matthew [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Alice Denison Grant (1814-1853) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / Alice Denison Grant / 1814 - 1853 [PHOTO]
Category: St. Matthew
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Aigner Memorial Window so likely the pastor at the time, Martin Aigner, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.8.c

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window (Aigner Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Four Evangelists [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
St. Mark [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Francis Gurney Smith (1837-1883) and Thomas Mackie Smith (1842-1901) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Francis Gurney Smith / 1837 - 1883 / Thomas Mackie Smith / 1842 - 1901 [PHOTO]
Category: St. Mark
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Aigner Memorial Window so likely the pastor at the time, Martin Aigner, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.8.d

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: McDowell Memorial Window (Aigner Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Four Evangelists [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
St. Luke [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: The / McDowell Memorial [PHOTO]
Category: St. Luke
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Aigner Memorial Window so likely the pastor at the time, Martin Aigner, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.8.e

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bredin Memorial Window (Aigner Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Four Evangelists [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
St. John [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Major James Maurice Bredin (14 Nov 1828 - 17 May 1884) and Ruth H. Kinnear Elliott Bredin (d. 21 Jun 1880) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / James Maurice Bredin / Ruth Kinnear Bredin [PHOTO]
Category: St. John
Location: chancel [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Aigner Memorial Window so likely the pastor at the time, Martin Aigner, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.9

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Plumer Memorial Window (Lewis Memorial Window)
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Arnold Plumer (6 Jun 1801 - 28 Apr 1869) and Margaret McClelland Plumer (27 May 1807 - 19 May 1879) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their son, Arnold Adams Plumer [FEN1901, FINDAGRAVE]
Date:
Size:
Inscription: IN / MEMORIAM / ARNOLD AND MARGARET PLUMER [PHOTO]
Category: Ornamental; Rose Window
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Lewis Memorial Window for reasons which are not known [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 33.28.1.10

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lewis Memorial Window
Theme: Toward a Better World [FEN1917A]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [FEN1917A, FEN1917B, CHU1917A, CHU1917B, CHU1917C]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Helen Hayward Gardner Lewis (22 Dec 1851 - 18 Oct 1916) [FEN1917A, FEN1917B, CHU1917B, CHU1917C, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: her husband, Colonel Sanford Clarence Lewis [FEN1917A, FEN1917B, CHU1917B, CHU1917C, FINDAGRAVE]
and also her daughter, Anna Lewis Allen [FEN1917A, FEN1917B, CHU1917C, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated 22 Apr 1917 [FEN1917A, FEN1917B]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Helen Hayward Lewis / October 18, 1916 // Toward a better world // Erected by her husband / and daughter / S. C. Lewis and Anna Lewis Allen [CHU1917C, PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Return of the Soul
After design: The Human Soul by Luis Ricardo Falero [PHOTO]

References

CHU1917A: The Churchman (10 Mar 1917, p. 278)
CHU1917B: The Churchman (19 May 1917, p. 595)
CHU1917C: The Churchman (7 Jul 1917, p. 18)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FEN1901: Franklin Evening News (31 Jan 1901, p. 1)
FEN1903: Franklin Evening News (11 Apr 1903, p. 8)
FEN1917A: Franklin Evening News (18 Apr 1917, p. 7)
FEN1917B: Franklin Evening News (24 Apr 1917, p. 7)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
PAW1907: The Princeton Alumni Weekly (25 Sep 1907, Vol. VIII, No. I, p. 12)
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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