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African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.49.1
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Memorial Church of St. Paul
Address: 6361 Lancaster Avenue
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.98728, -75.25119
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
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 Overbrook, which is part of Philadelphia [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1899 [PT1899A, PT1899B, WEB]
Architect: Frederick M. Mann [OVER2014]
Comment: There might also be two small Tiffany ornamental windows [CENS1992]
Also of interest: Windows by D'Ascenzo Studios [CENS1992]

Site Items

33.49.1.1: Butler Memorial Window: Angel of Peace and Angel of Resurrection (1899) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 33.49.1.1

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Butler Memorial Window:  Angel of Peace and Angel of Resurrection
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Butler Memorial Window (Scott Memorial Window)
Theme: Angel of Peace and Angel of Resurrection [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: (copyright) 1899 / TIFFANY GLASS & DECORATING CO / NEW YORK [CENS1992]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Letitia Miner Thomas Butler (29 Mar 1830 - 7 Dec 1897) [INSCRIPTION, CENS1992, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Signature 1899 [SIGNATURE]
Size: 10' high x 5'4" wide [CENS1992]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, CENS1992]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / and in Loving Memory of // Letitia Miner Butler / 1830 - 1897 [PHOTO, CENS1992]
Category: Angel of Peace; Angel of Resurrection
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Scott Memorial Window, so likely Mrs. Butler's daughter, Ellen Miner Butler Scott, was at least one of the donors and was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Census Id: R4

References

CENS1992: Census of Stained Glass Windows in America, D. & D. Amico and L. Wallace (25 Apr 1992)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
OVER2014: Overbrook Farms, Overbrook Farms Club (2014, p. 41)
PHOTO: Photo of item
PT1899A: The Philadelphia Times (18 Jun 1899, p. 5)
PT1899B: The Philadelphia Times (2 Oct 1899, p. 8)
SIGNATURE: Signature on 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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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