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St. John's Episcopal Church, Helena, Arkansas

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Site Id: 5.1.1
Rating: 0 stars
Address: 625 Pecan Street
Location: Helena, Arkansas 72342, USA
Lat/Lng: 34.52892, -90.58882
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1916 [ORG]
Architect:
Comment: The original, 1899, building containing the Tiffany windows was located on the same site and was destroyed by fire in Feb 1914 [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

5.1.1.1.a: Hargraves Memorial Window: St. John (1899) (Destroyed)
5.1.1.1.b: Hargraves Memorial Window (1899) (Destroyed)
5.1.1.1.c: Hargraves Memorial Window (1899) (Destroyed)
5.1.1.2: Moore Memorial Window: St. Paul (1899) (Destroyed)
5.1.1.3: Jones Memorial Window: Angel of Praise (1899) (Destroyed)
5.1.1.4: Lockwood Memorial Window: Figure of Christ (Destroyed if ever existed)
5.1.1.5: Thweatt Memorial Window: ornamental (1899) (Extant) item has a photo
5.1.1.6: ornamental windows (Destroyed if ever existed)

Item 5.1.1.1.a

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

Status: Destroyed [GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hargraves Memorial Window
Theme: St. John [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Richard Harrison Hargraves (d. 1880) [HW1899, WEB]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: To the Glory of God and in memory of Richard Harrison Hargraves. "For all the saints, who from their labors rest, who thee by faith before the World confessed, Thy name, O Jesus, be forever blest." [HW1899, DEDUCED]
Category: St. John
Location: east transept, center panel [HW1899]
Comment: Destroyed in the fire of Feb 1914 [GT1998, ORG]

Item 5.1.1.1.b

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

Status: Destroyed [GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hargraves Memorial Window
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: James Theophilus Hargraves [HW1899]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: "Thou gavest him a long life, even life eternal" [HW1899]
Location: east transept, side panel [HW1899]
Comment: Destroyed in the fire of Feb 1914 [GT1998, ORG]
Same as item: Possibly 5.1.1.6

Item 5.1.1.1.c

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

Status: Destroyed [GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hargraves Memorial Window
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Richard Harrison Hargraves, Jr. [HW1899]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God" [HW1899]
Location: east transept, side panel [HW1899]
Comment: Destroyed in the fire of Feb 1914 [GT1998, ORG]
Same as item: Possibly 5.1.1.6

Item 5.1.1.2

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

Status: Destroyed [GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Moore Memorial Window (Horner Memorial Window)
Theme: St. Paul [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: William Edwin Moore (d. 2 Feb 1883) [HW1899]
Donor: his wife, Naomi Hayt Moore [HW1899]
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: Erected by Naomi Hayt Moore in loving memory of her husband, William Edwin Moore. Died February 2, 1883. "When I awake I shall be satisfied with thy likeness." [HW1899]
Category: St. Paul
Location: west transept [HW1899]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Horner Memorial Window for reasons which are not clear [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Comment: Destroyed in the fire of Feb 1914 [GT1998, ORG]

Item 5.1.1.3

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

Status: Destroyed [GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jones Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Praise [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mrs. Caroline McEwen Jones [HW1899]
Donor: her children [HW1899]
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: He giveth his beloved rest [HW1899]
Category: Angel of Praise
Comment: Destroyed in the fire of Feb 1914 [GT1998, ORG]

Item 5.1.1.4

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

Status: Destroyed if ever existed [GT1998]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Lockwood Memorial Window
Theme: Figure of Christ [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ

Item 5.1.1.5

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

Status: Extant [ORG, GT1998]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Thweatt Memorial Window
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
cross twined about Easter Lilies [HW1899]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY GLASS & DECORATING COMPANY / NEW YORK [PHOTO, DT2017]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Thweatt children [INSCRIPTION, HW1899]
Donor: their parents, Peter Oscar Thweatt and Mary Hornor Thweatt [HW1899, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: In place when building dedicated on 29 Jan 1899 [HW1899, ANNAL1900]
Size:
Inscription: In Memory of the Children of / P.O. and M.H. Thweatt / who died in infancy. / "Suffer little children to come unto me." [PHOTO, HW1899]
Category: Ornamental
Location: narthex [ORG]
History: Originally in previous building for church on the same site [ORG, HW1899]

Item 5.1.1.6

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

Status: Destroyed if ever existed [GT1998]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 39
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Same as item: Possibly 5.1.1.1.b, 5.1.1.1.c

References

ANNAL1900: The Annals of Christ Church Parish of Little Rock, Arkansas, from A.D. 1839 to A.D. 1899, Ellen Harrell Cantrell (1900, p. 204)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2017: Donald Traser, personal communication (28 Nov 2017)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
GT1998: The Gettysburg Times (14 Jan 1998, p. 6)
HW1899: Helana World (30 Jan 1899)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organisation
PHOTO: Photo of item
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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