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Christ the King Church, Kenosha, Wisconsin

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Site Id: 43.2.1
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): First Congregational Church
Address: 5934 Eighth Avenue
Location: Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.58104, -87.82059
Tiffany 1910: Page 117
Duncan 1980: Page 224
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

43.2.1.1: Bain and Newell Memorial Window: Cornelius and Angel (1908) (Extant)
43.2.1.2: Bain Memorial Window: Christ and Charity (1904) (Extant)

Item 43.2.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bain and Newell Memorial Window (Hoyt Memorial Window)
Theme: Cornelius and Angel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 117
Duncan 1980: Page 224
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG_OLD]
Other documentation: [KEN1908]
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Harriet Matilda Brockett Bain (7 Jun 1828 - 31 May 1907) and Frances Cecelia Bain Newell (14 May 1849 - 16 May 1907) [KEN1908, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: daughter / sister, Carrie Bain (Mrs. James Jauncey) Hoyt [KEN1908, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Dedicated 17 May 1908 [KEN1908]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Thy prayers and / thine alms are come / up for a memorial / before God // Now therefore are / we all here present / before God to hear /all things that are com- / manded thee of God [PHOTO]
Category: Cornelius
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Hoyt Memorial Window because Mrs. Hoyt was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 43.2.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bain Memorial Window (Newell Memorial Window)
Theme: Christ and Charity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 117
Duncan 1980: Page 224
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG_OLD]
Other documentation: [KEN1904, JDG1904, RMS1904]
Designer:
Memorial details: Edward Bain (9 Mar 1823 - 18 Dec 1898) [KEN1904, JDG1904, RMS1904, BIOG1906]
and also his son, Charles Huyck Bain (d. 1893) [ORG_OLD, BIOG1906]
Donor: his wife, Harriet Matilda Brockett Bain, and daughters, Frances Cecelia Bain Newell and Carrie M. Bain Hoyt [JDG1904, RMS1904, FINDAGRAVE, BIOG1906]
Date: Installed ca. Mar 1904 [JDG1904, RMS1904]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: And now abideth / faith hope charity / these three but the / greatest of these / is charity // Come unto me / all ye that labor / and are heavy / laden and I will / give you rest [ORG_OLD, KEN1904, PHOTO]
Category: Charity
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Newell Memorial Window so likely Mrs. Newell was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

BIOG1906: Commemorative biographical record of prominent and representative men of Racine and Kenosha counties, Wisconsin, containing biographical sketches of business and professional men and of many of the early settled families (1906, p. 394-396)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
JDG1904: The Janesville Daily Gazette (11 Mar 1904, p. 1)
KEN1904: Kenosha Evening News (10 Mar 1904, p. 1)
KEN1908: Kenosha Evening News (18 May 1908, p. 1)
ORG_OLD: Organization that was previous owner
PHOTO: Photo of item
RMS1904: The Rockford Morning Star (13 Mar 1904, p. 4)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 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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