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St. Mark's and St. John's Church, Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.43.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 21 Race Street
Location: Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania 18229, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.86289, -75.73889
Tiffany 1910: Page 99
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 58
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the church under Mauch Chunk, the name of the town until it became Jim Thorpe in 1955 [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, WIKI]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1867-1869 [ORG]
Architect: Richard Upjohn [ORG]
Also of interest: 1911 Linderman Memorial Window, "The Breadth of My Love", designed by Frederick Stymetz Lamb [LC1911]

Site Items Butler Memorial Window: Abide With Us (1895) (Extant)


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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Butler Memorial Window
Theme: Abide With Us [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 99
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 58
Signature: not signed [DT2012]
Other documentation: [CHU1895]
Record type: window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [CHU1895, ART1898]
Memorial details: Alexander Wilson Butler (7 Apr 1823 - 3 Apr 1889) and Anna Richards Butler (7 Feb 1823 - 7 Mar 1895) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their son, William R. Butler [CHU1895, ORG]
and also their other surviving children, Harry Butler, Mary Butler Braman and Fanny May Butler [ORG, FINDAGRAVE, WEB]
Date: Unveiled ca. 27 Oct 1895 [CHU1895, PROC1896, DEDUCED]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, CHU1895]
Inscription: ABIDE WITH US // Alexander Wilson Butler / 1823 - 1889 // THEIR CHILDREN RISE UP / AND CALL THEM BLESSED // Anna Richards Butler / 1823 - 1893 [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Emmaus


ART1898: The life of Our Lord in art, with some account of the artistic treatment of the life of St. John the Baptist, Estelle M. Hurll (1898, p. 335)
CHU1895: The Churchman (2 Nov 1895, p. 557)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2012: Donald Traser, personal communication (29 Jun 2012)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
LC1911: The Living Church (11 Nov 1911, p. 68-69)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
PROC1896: Journal of the Proceedings of the 25th Annual Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania (1896, p. 64)
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information
WIKI: Wikipedia

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