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St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 33.51.29
Rating: 1 star
Address: 8000 St. Martin's Lane
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.06534, -75.20667
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Page 60
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 also list the Houston Memorial Tablet [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1888-1889 [CENS1992]
Architect: G. & W. Hewitt [CENS1992]
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.51.29.1: Henry Memorial Window: St. Martin (1905) (Extant)
33.51.29.2: Houghton Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Children (Unknown)
33.51.29.3: Smith Memorial Window: St. Augustine and St. Monica (1898) (Extant)

Item 33.51.29.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Henry Memorial Window
Theme: St. Martin [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: none seen [CENS1992]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Wolcott Henry (13 Apr 1852 - 23 Nov 1903) [CENS1992, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Sallie Houston Henry [CENS1992, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: 1905 [CENS1992]
Size: 15' high x 11'2" wide [CENS1992]
Lancets: 5 under rose [PHOTO]
Inscription: Blessed are the Merciful // We also bless / thy Holy Name / For All Thy Servants / Departed this Life in / thy Faith and Fear [CENS1992]
Category: St. Martin
Location: over the west entrance [ORG]
Census Id: F200

Item 33.51.29.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Houghton Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Children [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Page 60
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ Blessing Children
Comment: The Census of Stained Glass Windows in America survey of the church in 1992 listed no such window [CENS1992]

Item 33.51.29.3

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

Status: Extant [CENS1992]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window
Theme: St. Augustine and St. Monica [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: COPYRIGHT 1898 / TIFFANY GLASS DECORATING COMPANY / NEW YORK [CENS1992]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Gibb Smith (d. 25 Aug 1897) [CENS1992]
Donor:
Date: Copyright 1898 [SIGNATURE]
Size: 5' high x 1'9" wide [CENS1992]
Lancets: 2 [CENS1992]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / and in Loving Memory of // Mary Gibb Smith / Died August 25, 1897 // O My Mother I do / believe that / through thy / prayers God / gave me the mind / to prefer above / all things the / discovery of the / truth to choose / to think of to / love naught else / St. Augustine [CENS1992]
Category: St. Augustine; St. Monica
Census Id: L4

References

CENS1992: Census of Stained Glass Windows in America, Joe Beyer, Dom D'Amico and Diane D'Amico (2 Jul 1992)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SIGNATURE: Signature on 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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