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St. James Episcopal Church, San Francisco, California

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Site Id: 6.5.6
Rating: 1 star
Address: 4620 California Street
Location: San Francisco, California 94118, USA
Lat/Lng: 37.78491, -122.46732
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
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

6.5.6.1: Buckingham Memorial Window: Christ Blessing Children (Extant)

Item 6.5.6.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Buckingham Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Blessing Children [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 41
Duncan 1980: Page 208
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios [DT2011]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Gordon Eldridge (Mrs. George H.) Buckingham [ORG, WEB]
Donor: Mary Gordon Eldridge (Mrs. George H.) Buckingham [ORG, WEB]
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: "TO THE GLORY OF GOD, / AND IN MEMORY OF LOVED ONES." [PHOTO]
Category: Christ Blessing Children
History: Originally in the Maria Kip Orphanage, San Francisco, CA (SITE:6.5.2), moved here in 1924 [ORG, DT2011, DEDUCED]
Comment: Mrs. Buckingham presumably rescued the window from the orphanage when it closed in the early 1920s, and then donated it to St. James, who in turn named it in her memory [ORG, WEB, DEDUCED]
Same as item: 6.5.2.1

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2011: Donald Traser, personal communication (28 Sep 2011)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
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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