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Fair Haven Union Cemetery Chapel, New Haven, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.23.4
Rating: 1 star
Address: Grand Avenue
Location: New Haven, Connecticut 06513, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.31084, -72.89389
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 29
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1896 [NHER1896]
Architect:
Comment: Three of the four windows were in place by 1 May 1896, the fourth was installed in May 1896 [NHJC1896, DEDUCED]
Also of interest:

Site Items

8.23.4.1.a: Thompson Memorial Window: St. Luke (1896) (Removed)
8.23.4.1.b: Thompson Memorial Window: Faith (1896) (Removed)
8.23.4.2: Strong Memorial Window: Law, Fortitude and Temperance (1896) (Extant) item has a photo
8.23.4.3: Bennett Memorial Window: St. Cecilia (1896) (Removed)

Item 8.23.4.1.a

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

Status: Removed [DT2017]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Thompson Memorial Window
Theme: St. Luke [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 29
Signature:
Other documentation: [NHER1896, NHJC1896]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. and Mrs. Charles S. Thompson [NHER1896]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated 30 May 1896 [NHER1896]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: St. Luke

Item 8.23.4.1.b

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

Status: Removed [DT2017]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Thompson Memorial Window
Theme: Faith [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 29
Signature:
Other documentation: [NHER1896, NHJC1896]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Dr. and Mrs. Charles S. Thompson [NHER1896]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated 30 May 1896 [NHER1896]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Faith

Item 8.23.4.2

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Strong Memorial Window:  Law, Fortitude and Temperance
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Strong Memorial Window
Theme: Law, Fortitude and Temperance [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Moses, Ruth and Rebecca [NHER1896]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 29
Signature: Tiffany Studios New York [DT2017]
Other documentation: [NHER1896, NHJC1896]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Maj. Horace H. Strong (24 May 1831 - 27 Jul 1893) and his wife, Sarah R. Johnson Strong (30 Jan 1831 - 3 Aug 1894) [INSCRIPTION, NHER1896]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated 30 May 1896 [NHER1896]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF / HORACE H STRONG / MAY 24 1831 / JVLY 27 1893 // AND HIS WIFE / SARAH R JOHNSON / JANVARY 30 1831 / AVGVST 3 1894 [PHOTO]
Category: Moses; Ruth; Rebecca
Comment: The form of the signature is such that it must have been added later [DEDUCED]

Item 8.23.4.3

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

Status: Removed [DT2017]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bennett Memorial Window
Theme: St. Cecilia [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 45
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 29
Signature:
Other documentation: [NHER1896, NHJC1896]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Blanche Imogene Bennett (15 May 1867 - 6 Jun 1887) [NHER1896]
Donor:
Date: In place when building dedicated 30 May 1896 [NHER1896]
Size:
Inscription: on tablet underneath window: In loving memory of Blanche Imogen Bennett, Born May 15, 1867, Died June 6, 1887. Only child of Philo Sherman and Grace Imogen Bennett. [NHER1896]
Category: St. Cecilia

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2017: Donald Traser, personal communication (10 Aug 2017)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NHER1896: New Haven Evening Register (29 May 1896, p. 1)
NHJC1896: New Haven Journal and Courier (1 May 1896, p. 1)
PHOTO: Photo of item
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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