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Convent of the Sacred Heart, Elmhurst Academy, Providence, Rhode Island

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Site Id: 34.7.2
Rating: Nothing
Address: Smith Street
Location: Providence, Rhode Island 02908, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.83908, -71.43733 (very approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 also list decorations, altar furniture, episcopal chair and prie-dieu, sanctuary lamps, Stations of the Cross, Memorial Tablet, mural painting ("The Annunciation"), mural painting ("The Visitation") [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1897 (p. 71) quotes a letter from an unnamed Jesuit clergyman expressing pleasure at the Tiffany work [TIFF1897]
Completeness: Low
Building status: No more
Building date:
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Comment: The school vacated the site in 1961 [PJ2013]
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Site Items

34.7.2.1: Memorial Window: Adoring Angels (Unknown)
34.7.2.2: Memorial Window: The Incredulity of St. Thomas (Unknown)
34.7.2.3: Memorial Window: The Agony in the Garden (Unknown)
34.7.2.4: Memorial Window: The First Communion of St. Aloysius (Unknown)
34.7.2.5: Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Little Children (Unknown)
34.7.2.6: Memorial Window: Baptism of Our Lord (Unknown)
34.7.2.7: Memorial Window: The Nativity (Unknown)
34.7.2.8: Memorial Window: The Flight into Egypt (Unknown)
34.7.2.9: Memorial Window: The Disputation (Unknown)
34.7.2.10: Memorial Window: St. John the Evangelist (Unknown)
34.7.2.11: Memorial Window: Rabboni (Unknown)
34.7.2.12: ornamental windows (Unknown)
34.7.2.13: three altars of white marble, inlaid with glass mosaic (Unknown) item has a photo

Item 34.7.2.1

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Adoring Angels [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Adoring Angels

Item 34.7.2.2

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The Incredulity of St. Thomas [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: St. Thomas

Item 34.7.2.3

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The Agony in the Garden [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Gethsemane

Item 34.7.2.4

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The First Communion of St. Aloysius [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Historic Figure

Item 34.7.2.5

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Little Children [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Christ Blessing Children

Item 34.7.2.6

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Baptism of Our Lord [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Baptism

Item 34.7.2.7

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The Nativity [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Nativity

Item 34.7.2.8

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The Flight into Egypt [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Flight into Egypt

Item 34.7.2.9

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: The Disputation [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Disputation in the Temple

Item 34.7.2.10

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: St. John the Evangelist [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: St. John

Item 34.7.2.11

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Memorial Window
Theme: Rabboni [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Resurrection

Item 34.7.2.12

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 110
Duncan 1980: Page 222
Tiffany 1897: Page 63
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Category: Ornamental

Item 34.7.2.13

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three altars of white marble, inlaid with glass mosaic
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: three altars of white marble, inlaid with glass mosaic [TIFFM1896]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other Tiffany documentation: Tiffany Mosaic 1896 lists the three altars and has a photo of one of them [TIFFM1896]
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References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
PJ2013: Providence Journal (1 Dec 2013)
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)
TIFFM1896: Glass Mosaic, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)

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