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St. James Episcopal Church, New London, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.24.1
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 76 Federal Street
Location: New London, Connecticut 06320, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.35705, -72.09911
Tiffany 1910: Page 46
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1850 [ORG]
Architect: Richard Upjohn [ORG]
Also of interest: 1922 "Lost Airmen" window by Lamb Studios [ORG]

Site Items

8.24.1.1: Allyn Memorial Window: The Holy Family (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
8.24.1.2: Whittlesey Memorial Window: Annunciation to Mary (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
8.24.1.3: Lawrence Memorial Window: St. Francis and St. Joseph and St. Sebastian (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
8.24.1.4: Whittlesey Memorial Window: Annunciation to the Shepherds (1910) (Extant) item has a photo
8.24.1.5: Ironside Memorial Window: Resurrected Christ (1911) (Extant) item has a photo
8.24.1.6: Williams Memorial Window: Truth and Justice (1911) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 8.24.1.1

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Allyn Memorial Window:  The Holy Family
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Allyn Memorial Window
Theme: The Holy Family [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 46
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Lyman Allyn (25 Apr 1797 - 8 Apr 1874) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: Misses Allyn [DAY1910C]
Date: Installed ca. Aug 1910 [DAY1910C]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To the / Glory of God and // In loving memory of / Lyman Allyn // 1797 1874 [PHOTO]
Category: Holy Family
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910]
Duncan 1980 spells the name as Allun [DUNC1980]

Item 8.24.1.2

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Whittlesey Memorial Window:  Annunciation to Mary
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Whittlesey Memorial Window (Loomis Memorial Window)
Theme: Annunciation to Mary [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 46
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Betsey Ingram Loomis Whittlesey (20 Mar 1840 - 1910) [INSCRIPTION, GENE1905]
Donor: her sister, Julia Loomis Havemeyer [ORG, GENE1905]
Date: Installed Nov 1910 [DAY1910D]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In loving / memory of / Betsey Ingham / Loomis // wife of / George D. / Whittlesey / 1840 - 1910 [PHOTO]
Category: Annunciation
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910]
Duncan 1980 calls this the Loomis Memorial Window because that was Mrs. Whittlesey's maiden name [DUNC1980]

Item 8.24.1.3

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Lawrence Memorial Window:  St. Francis and St. Joseph and St. Sebastian
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lawrence Memorial Window
Theme: St. Francis and St. Joseph and St. Sebastian [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 46
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation: [DAY1909, DAY1910B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Joseph Jeremiah Lawrence (26 May 1820 - 7 Dec 1893), Francis Watson Lawrence (21 Nov 1821 - 29 Jul 1895) and Sebastian Duffy Lawrence (20 Dec 1823 - 28 May 1909) [DAY1910C, GENE1905, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: heirs of Sebastian Duffy Lawrence [DAY1909, DAY1910B, DAY1910C]
Date: Installed ca. May 1910 [DAY1910B]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, DAY1910B]
Inscription: SAINT SEBASTIAN / SAINT JOSEPH / SAINT FRANCIS [PHOTO]
Category: Joseph; St. Francis; St. Sebastian
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 8.24.1.4

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Whittlesey Memorial Window:  Annunciation to the Shepherds
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Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Whittlesey Memorial Window
Theme: Annunciation to the Shepherds [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 46
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: George Duffy Whittlesey (9 Jun 1831 - 15 Apr 1895) [INSCRIPTION, DAY1910A, DAY1910C, GENE1905]
Donor: his wife, Betsey Ingram Loomis Whittlesey [DAY1910C, GENE1905]
Date: Dedicated Easter Sunday, 27 Mar 1910 [DAY1910A]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, DAY1910A]
Inscription: To the Glory / of God and in / loving memory of // George D. / Whittlesey / 1831 1895 [PHOTO, DAY1910A]
Category: Annunciation
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 just calls this a Memorial Window (without a name) [TIFF1910]

Item 8.24.1.5

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Ironside Memorial Window:  Resurrected Christ
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ironside Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrected Christ [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Mary Elizabeth lronside (1825 - 20 Apr 1911) [INSCRIPTION, DAY1911A, DAY1911B, DAY1911C, FINDAGRAVE]
and also her husband, George B. Ironside (1817-1897) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: bequest from Mary Elizabeth Ironside [DAY1911A]
their adopted son, Edward Crowninshield Hammond [ORG, FINDAGRAVE, DAY1911C]
Date: Installed 1911 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: GEORGE B / IRONSIDE / 1817 1897 // MARY E / IRONSIDE / 1825 1911 [PHOTO]
Category: Resurrection with Christ

Item 8.24.1.6

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Williams Memorial Window:  Truth and Justice
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Williams Memorial Window
Theme: Truth and Justice [DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Tiffany Studios, New York [ORG]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Charles Augustus Williams (1829-1899) [INSCRIPTION, DAY1911B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Mary Williams [DAY1911B]
Date: Installed ca. May 1911 [DAY1911B]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: To the / Memory / of // Charles / Augustus / Williams / 1829 1899 [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Truth; Justice

References

DAY1909: The Day (7 Dec 1909, p. 3)
DAY1910A: The Day (25 Mar 1910, p. 13)
DAY1910B: The Day (20 May 1910, p. 6)
DAY1910C: The Day (4 Aug 1910, p. 12)
DAY1910D: The Day (27 Oct 1910, p. 8)
DAY1911A: The Day (4 May 1911, p. 6)
DAY1911B: The Day (18 May 1911, p. 6)
DAY1911C: The Day (14 Jun 1911, p. 6)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
GENE1905: Genealogical and Biographical Record of New London County, Connecticut (1905)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
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)

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