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Germantown Community Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.29.6
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Second Presbyterian Church
Address: 6141 Greene Street
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.03862, -75.18315
Tiffany 1910: Page 98
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the church under Germantown, which is part of Philadelphia [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1858 [CENS1993]
Architect: Joseph C. Hoxie [CENS1993]
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.29.6.1: Elliot Memorial Window: The Sower (1902) (Extant)
33.29.6.2: Kimball Memorial Window: The Sacrifice (1902) (Extant)

Item 33.29.6.1

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

Status: Extant [CENS1993]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Elliot Memorial Window
Theme: The Sower [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 98
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: none seen [CENS1993]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Alexander Graham Elliot (1 Jul 1838 - 25 Feb 1899) [HIST1908, CENS1993, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: 1902 [HIST1908]
Size: 8'8" high x 5'7" wide [CENS1993]
Lancets: 3 [CENS1993]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / and In Loving Memory of // A. Graham Elliot // July 1, 1838 / February 25, 1899. [CENS1993, DEDUCED]
Category: Parable of the Sower
Census Id: L3

Item 33.29.6.2

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

Status: Extant [CENS1993]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Kimball Memorial Window
Theme: The Sacrifice [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 98
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK [CENS1993]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Frederick S. Kimball (16 Oct 1815 - 25 Feb 1894) [HIST1908, CENS1993]
Donor:
Date: 1902 [HIST1908]
Size: 8'8" high x 5'7" wide [CENS1993]
Lancets: 3 [CENS1993]
Inscription: Frederick S. Kimball // October 16, 1815. / February 25, 1894 // For twenty-one years a / Ruling Elder of this Church. [CENS1993]
Category: Sacrifice
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 spells the name as Elliott [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Census Id: L2

References

CENS1993: Census of Stained Glass Windows in America, D. D'Amico (9 Jan 1993)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1908: The fiftieth anniversary year book of the Second Presbyterian Church in Germantown, Philadelphia, 1907-1908 (May 1908, p. 52)
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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