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Grand Avenue Congregational Church, New Haven, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.23.2
Rating: Unrated
Address: 155 Grand Avenue
Location: New Haven, Connecticut 06513, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.30969, -72.89346
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1853 (modified 1878) [GUIDE2007]
Architect: Henry Austin [GUIDE2007]
Also of interest:

Site Items Hart Memorial Window: Come Unto Me (1907) (Unknown)


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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hart Memorial Window (Perkins Memorial Window)
Theme: Come Unto Me [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other documentation: [NHMJC1906, CONG1906, NHMJC1907, CONG1907]
Record type: window
Memorial details: Dr. Burdett Hart (16 Nov 1821 - 24 May 1906) and his wife Rebecca Wheelock Fiske Hart (22 Feb 1823 - 25 Nov 1892) [NHMJC1906, CONG1906, NHMJC1907, CONG1907, FINDAGRAVE, HART1892]
Donor: their daughters, Minerva Lee Hart (Mrs. Samuel) Hemingway and Mary Arabelle Hart (Mrs. Abraham Robinson) Perkins [NHMJC1906, CONG1906, NHMJC1907, CONG1907, NHER1893, YALE1942]
Date: Unveiled 21 Feb 1907 [NHMJC1907]
Lancets: 1 [CONG1907]
Inscription: In loving memory of / 1821 - Rev. Burdett Hart, D.D. - 1906 / and his wife, / 1823 - Rebecca W. Hart - 1902 / Who together for thirty years / Ministered to this Church. [NHMJC1907]
Category: Christ
Cost: at least $1500 [NHMJC1906]
After design: Painting by Heinrich Hofmann [NHMJC1907, CONG1907]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Perkins Memorial Window because Mrs. Perkins was one of the donors and likely the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]


CONG1906: The Congregationalist and Christian World (1 Dec 1906, p. 754)
CONG1907: The Congregationalist and Christian World (16 Mar 1907, p. 357)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
GUIDE2007: A Guide to Historic New Haven, Connecticut, Colin M. Caplin (2007, p. 166)
HART1892: Services and Tributes in Memory of Mrs. Rebecca Wheelock Hart (1892, p. 24)
NHER1893: New Haven Evening Register (25 Oct 1893, p. 1)
NHMJC1906: New Haven Morning Journal and Courier (29 Oct 1906, p. 8)
NHMJC1907: New Haven Morning Journal and Courier (22 Feb 1907, 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)
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)
YALE1942: Bulletin of Yale University Obituary Record of Graduates of Yale University Deceased During the Year 1941-1942 (1942, p. 135)

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