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Southern Connecticut State University, Buley Library, New Haven, Connecticut

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 8.23.12
Rating: 1 star
Address: Fitch Street
Location: New Haven, Connecticut 06515, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.33326, -72.94802
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:
Comment: Robert Koch, professor at SCSU, was instrumental in obtaining the windows from Center Church for the university [ORG]
Restoration: Serpentino Stained Glass restored (ca. 2008-2015) the three windows which were originally in Center Church, Hartford, CT, in addition to a fourth window which was originally in North Stonington Congregational Church, North Stonington, CT [SERP2011, ORG, DEDUCED]
Also of interest: 1900 "Angel of Praise" window by Joline B. Smith (originally in Center Church, New Haven, CT) [NHER1900]

Site Items

8.23.12.1: Trowbridge Memorial Window: Water Brooks (1904) (Extant)
8.23.12.2: Trowbridge Memorial Window: The Hector (1898) (Extant)

Item 8.23.12.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Trowbridge Memorial Window
Theme: Water Brooks [ORG]
Description: landscape [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYO1910, CONT1910]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ezekiel Hayes Trowbridge (22 Mar 1841 - 30 Nov 1901) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: 1904 [TCL2009, AJ1972]
Size: 109" high x 54" wide [SERP2011]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: AS THE HART PANTETH AFTER THE WATER BROOKS SO / PANTETH MY SOUL AFTER THEE O GOD PSALM XLII:1 / EZEKIEL HAYES TROWBRIDGE / BORN MARCH 22 1841 DIED NOVEMBER 30 1901 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
History: Originally in Center Church, New Haven, CT (SITE:8.23.1), acquired by SCSU in 1969 [ORG]
Same as item: 8.23.1.3

Item 8.23.12.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Trowbridge Memorial Window
Theme: The Hector [ORG]
Description: historical [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [TG1908]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Thomas Rutherford Trowbridge (17 Jul 1810 - 26 May 1887) [INSCRIPTION, TG1908]
Donor: his wife, Caroline Hoadley Trowbridge, and children [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
his son, Rutherford Trowbridge [TG1908]
Date: 1898 [AJ1972]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: 1640 / 1670 / 1750 / 1812 // APRIL TWENTY-FIFTH MDCXXXVIII / ISAIAH LVIII: XIII XIV / A TRIBVTE FROM HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN / IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF / THOMAS RVTHERFORD TROWBRIDGE / BORN JULY 17 1810 DIED MAY 26 1887 [PHOTO]
Category: Historic
History: Originally in Center Church, New Haven, CT (SITE:8.23.1), acquired by SCSU in 1969 [ORG]
Same as item: 8.23.1.4

References

AJ1972: Art Journal (Summer 1972, Vol. 31, No. 4, p. 435)
CONT1910: The Continent (Tiffany Studios advertisement) (17-Nov-1910, p. 1594)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NHER1900: New Haven Evening Register (3 Mar 1900, p. 7)
NYO1910: The New York Observer (Tiffany Studios advertisement) (17 Nov 1910, p. 629)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SERP2011: Serpentino Stained Glass website (20 Jun 2011)
TCL2009: Tiffany Color and Light, Rosalind Pepall (2009, p. 103, cat. 64)
TG1908: The Trowbridge Genealogy: History of the Trowbridge Family in America, Francis Bacon Trowbridge (1908, frontspiece, and p. 16, p. 90)
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)

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