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First Congregational Church, St. Albans, Vermont

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Site Id: 40.7.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 27 Church Street
Location: St. Albans, Vermont 05478, USA
Lat/Lng: 44.81183, -73.08154
Tiffany 1910: Page 113
Duncan 1980: Page 223
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the church twice, once as the First Congregational Church and once as the Unitarian Church [TIFF1910]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1893-1894 [ORG]
Architect: R.H. Robertson [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

40.7.1.1: Smith Memorial Window: landscape (1900) (Extant) item has a photo
40.7.1.2: Smith Memorial Window: Peace (1906) (Extant)

Item 40.7.1.1

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Smith Memorial Window:  landscape Smith Memorial Window:  landscape
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 113
Duncan 1980: Page 223
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2014]
Other documentation: [SADM1900]
Record type: Window
Designer: probably Agnes Northrop [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Northrop as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: John Gregory Smith (22 Jul 1818 - 6 Nov 1891) [INSCRIPTION, SADM1900, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his family [SADM1900]
Date: Placed in church 27 Oct 1900 [SADM1900]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF / JOHN GREGORY SMITH // "GOD SHALL WIPE AWAY / ALL TEARS FROM THEIR / EYES AND THERE SHALL / BE NO MORE DEATH" [PHOTO, SADM1900]
Category: Landscape

Item 40.7.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window
Theme: Peace [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 113
Duncan 1980: Page 223
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY ST [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [SADM1905, SADM1906A, SADM1906B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ann Eliza Brainerd Smith (7 Oct 1819 - 6 Jan 1905) [INSCRIPTION, SADM1906A, SADM1906B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: Mrs. John W. Newton [SADM1905]
Date: Design approved Dec 1905 [SADM1905]
Window installed Mar 1906 [SADM1906A, SADM1906B]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: LOVE / FAITH HOPE // IN LOVING MEMORY OF / ANN ELIZA BRAINERD SMITH // PEACE // AND NOW ABIDETH / FAITH HOPE LOVE / THESE THREE BVT / THE GREATEST OF / THESE IS LOVE COR 13 13 [PHOTO, SADM1906A, SADM1906B]
Category: Peace; Landscape

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2014: Donald Traser, personal communication (26 Sep 2014)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organisation
PHOTO: Photo of item
SADM1900: St. Albans Daily Messenger (29 Oct 1900, p. 8)
SADM1905: St. Albans Daily Messenger (14 Dec 1905, p. 4)
SADM1906A: St. Albans Daily Messenger (20 Mar 1906, p. 1)
SADM1906B: St. Albans Daily Messenger (22 Mar 1906, p. 5)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1896: Memorial Windows, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)
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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