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St. John's Episcopal Church, Stamford, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.38.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 628 Main Street
Location: Stamford, Connecticut 06901, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.05427, -73.53381
Tiffany 1910: Page 47
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1890-1891 [ORG]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

8.38.2.1: Davenport Memorial Window: Figure of Christ (Unknown)
8.38.2.2: Smith Memorial Window: Moses and Joshua (1903) (Extant) item has a photo
8.38.2.3: Leeds Memorial Window: Transfiguration (1901) (Extant) item has a photo
8.38.2.4: Tatlock Memorial Tablet: marble tablet in bronze frame with mosaic quatrefoil at the top (1898) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 8.38.2.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Low
Memorial name: Davenport Memorial Window
Theme: Figure of Christ [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 47
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Christ

Item 8.38.2.2

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Smith Memorial Window:  Moses and Joshua
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Smith Memorial Window
Theme: Moses and Joshua [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 47
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [SDA1903, PROC1903]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [SDA1903, ANR1903]
Memorial details: Captain Edmund Dickinson Smith (25 Sep 1857 - 5 Feb 1900) [INSCRIPTION, SDA1903, NYT1903, ANR1903, CHU1903, PROC1903, WEB]
Donor: his wife, Mary Dewing Smith [SDA1903, NYT1903, ANR1903]
Date: Dedicated 19 Apr 1903 [SDA1903, NYT1903, ANR1903]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, SDA1903]
Inscription: IN MEMORY OF // EDMUND DICKINSON SMITH [PHOTO]
Category: Moses; Joshua
Location: south aisle [SDA1903, ANR1903, CHU1903, PROC1903]
Comment: The Smith Memorial (bronze) Tablet, also made by Tiffany, and donated by the officers of Captain Smith's regiment, the 19th Infantry, was dedicated the same day [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, SDA1903, NYT1903, ANR1903]

Item 8.38.2.3

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Leeds Memorial Window:  Transfiguration
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Leeds Memorial Window
Theme: Transfiguration [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 47
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [PROC1903]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [ORG]
Memorial details: John William Leeds (18 Aug 1797 - 3 Mar 1878) and Eliza Leeds Leeds (24 Feb 1800 - 3 Dec 1885) [SA1901, NHMJC1901, CHU1903, PROC1903, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their daughter, Josephine Leeds [SA1901, NHMJC1901, CHU1903, PROC1903]
Date: Installed Dec 1901 [ORG]
Dedicated 22 Dec 1901 [SA1901, NHMJC1901]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, NHMJC1901]
Inscription:
Category: Transfiguration
Location: chancel [SA1901, CHU1903, PROC1903]

Item 8.38.2.4

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Tatlock Memorial Tablet:  marble tablet in bronze frame with mosaic quatrefoil at the top
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Tatlock Memorial Tablet
Description: marble tablet in bronze frame with mosaic quatrefoil at the top [SDA1898]
Tiffany 1910: Page 47
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [SDA1898]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Dr. William D. Tatlock (26 May 1833 - 2 Mar 1896) [INSCRIPTION, SDA1898, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 1 Nov 1898 [SDA1898]
Size: 6' high x 3' wide [SDA1898]
Inscription: In / Loving and grateful memory of / The Reverend William Tatlock / Doctor in Divinity: / Sometime Secretary of the/ House of Bishops, / and / From 1866 to 1896 / Rector of this Parish. / Pastor of this people; the Friend / and Servant of all men for / Jesus Christ's sake. / Born May 26, 1833, Died March 2, 1896. / A wide-minded scholar; a true / hearted priest; a blameless and / faithful man. / This Church is his monument, / and in the hearts of this commu- / nity his virtues are enduringly / enshrined. [PHOTO, SDA1898]

References

ANR1903: Army and Navy Register (25 Apr 1903, p. 8)
CHU1903: The Churchman (17 Oct 1903, p. 477)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NHMJC1901: New Haven Morning Journal and Courier (24 Dec 1901, p. 7)
NYT1903: New York Times (20 Apr 1903, p. 7)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
PROC1903: Journal of the Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Connecticut (1903, p. 263)
SA1901: The Stamford Advocate (26 Dec 1901, p. 6)
SDA1898: Stamford Daily Advocate (1 Nov 1898, p. 1)
SDA1903: Stamford Daily Advocate (20 Apr 1903, p. 1)
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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