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First United Methodist Church, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 33.52.1
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Christ Methodist Church
Address: 5401 Centre Avenue
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.45655, -79.9381
Tiffany 1910: Page 105
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Page 58
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1893-1895 [ORG, PCG1894, MDR1895]
Architect: Weary & Kramer [WEB]
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.52.1.1: Horne Memorial Window: The Sermon on the Mount (1895) (Extant)
33.52.1.2: Holmes Memorial Window: Marriage of Cana (Unknown)
33.52.1.3: Memorial Window: Christ Charge to His Disciples (Unknown)

Item 33.52.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Horne Memorial Window
Theme: The Sermon on the Mount [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 105
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Page 58
Signature:
Other documentation: [PCG1894, MDR1895, SCIAM1896]
Record type: Window
Designer: Edward Peck Sperry [PCG1894, MDR1895]
Memorial details: Joseph Horne (11 Jan 1826 - 18 Oct 1892) and Mary Elizabeth Shea Horne (4 Feb 1833 - 5 Jun 1862) [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their daughter, Sue E. Horne (Mrs. John G.) Holmes [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated 6 Jan 1895 (along with building) [PCG1894, MDR1895]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Sermon on the Mount

Item 33.52.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Low
Memorial name: Holmes Memorial Window
Theme: Marriage of Cana [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 105
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Marriage at Cana
Comment: There is a window with this theme in the church but it is by Ford and Brooks [ORG]

Item 33.52.1.3

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Low
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Charge to His Disciples [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 105
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ
Comment: There is a window with this theme in the church but it is by Ford and Brooks [ORG]

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
MDR1895: Monongahela Daily Republican (2 Jan 1895, p. 10)
ORG: Organization
PCG1894: Pittsburgh Commercial Gazette (31 Dec 1894, p. 2)
PHOTO: Photo of item
SCIAM1896: Scientific American, Building Edition (Jun 1896, p. 96)
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

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