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Church of the Mediator, 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: 33.51.3
Rating: Nothing
Address: 19th Street and Lombard Street
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.94565, -75.17326 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 59
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: No more
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.51.3.1: Everitt Memorial Window: Angel and Lilies (Unknown)
33.51.3.2: Norris Memorial Window: Cross, Vine and Passion Flowers (1893) (Unknown) item has a photo
33.51.3.3: Hughes Memorial Window: St. Paul (Unknown)
33.51.3.4: Hughes Memorial Window: Lo! I Stand at the Door and Knock (Unknown)
33.51.3.5: Wirgman Memorial Window: Resurrection Angel (1902) (Moved)

Item 33.51.3.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Everitt Memorial Window
Theme: Angel and Lilies [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 59
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Angel

Item 33.51.3.2

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Norris Memorial Window:  Cross, Vine and Passion Flowers
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Norris Memorial Window
Theme: Cross, Vine and Passion Flowers [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 59
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYTR1893, NYET1893, HW1893, DF1893]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: some members of the Norris family [HW1893]
Donor: Mrs. S.S. Norris [NYTR1893]
Date: Exhibited Aug 1893 [NYTR1893, NYET1893]
Size: each lancet 6' high x 2' wide [NYET1893]
Lancets: 3 [NYTR1893, NYET1893, HW1893]
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 33.51.3.3

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hughes Memorial Window
Theme: St. Paul [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 59
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Joseph Hughes [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Donor: at least partly a bequest by his wife, Ellen Hughes [PI1896, PT1896]
Date: ca. 1896 [PI1896, PT1896, DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: St. Paul

Item 33.51.3.4

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hughes Memorial Window
Theme: Lo! I Stand at the Door and Knock [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Page 59
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ellen Hughes [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Donor: at least partly a bequest in her will [PI1896, PT1896]
Date: ca. 1896 [PI1896, PT1896, DEDUCED]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ Knocking at the Door

Item 33.51.3.5

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

Status: Moved [CENS1992, DEDUCED]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wirgman Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection Angel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 100
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1902, JOUR1903]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. Charles Wirgman (d. 19 Apr 1902) [CHU1902, JOUR1903, CENS1992]
Donor: his wife [CHU1902]
Date: Unveiled All Saints' Day, 1 Nov 1902 [CHU1902, JOUR1903]
Size: 6'7" high x 2'6" wide [CENS1992]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO, CENS1992]
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / CHARLES WIRGMAN, MD / ENTERED INTO REST APRIL 19, 1902 [CENS1992]
Category: Angel of Resurrection
History: Moved to Kearsley Retirement Community, Philadelphia, PA (SITE:33.51.49) [CENS1992, DEDUCED]
Same as item: 33.51.49.4

References

CENS1992: Census of Stained Glass Windows in America (Kearsley Retirement Community, Philadelphia, PA), Liz Wallace (12 Sep 1992)
CHU1902: The Churchman (15 Nov 1902, p. 617)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DF1893: The Decorator and Furnisher (Sep 1893, Vol. 22, No. 6 , p. 231)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
HW1893: Harper's Weekly (9 Sep 1893, p. 856)
JOUR1903: Journal of the One Hundred and Nineteenth Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Pennsylvania (1903, p. 226)
NYET1893: New York Evening Telegram (18 Aug 1893, p. 2)
NYTR1893: New York Daily Tribune (19 Aug 1893, p. 4)
PHOTO: Photo of item
PI1896: Philadelphia Inquirer (9 Apr 1896, p. 6)
PT1896: The Philadelphia Times (9 Apr 1896)
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)

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