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St. James Episcopal Church, West Hartford, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.40.1
Rating: Nothing
Address: 15 South Main Street
Location: West Hartford, Connecticut 06107, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.7609, -72.74248 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 48
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Demolished
Building date: 1851-1853 [INV1940]
Architect:
Comment: The congregation moved to a new building at 1018 Farmington Avenue in 1962 [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

8.40.1.1: Coffing Memorial Window: ornamental (Unknown)
8.40.1.2: Hooker Memorial Window (1886) (Unknown)

Item 8.40.1.1

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Coffing Memorial Window
Description: ornamental [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 48
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Same as item: Possibly 8.40.1.2

Item 8.40.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Hooker Memorial Window
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [HC1886, CHU1886]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Thomas Hart Hooker (3 Mar 1772 - 16 Mar 1843) and Elizabeth Mills Hooker (20 Sep 1776 - 4 Apr 1849) [HC1886, CHU1886, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their four surviving children, Harriette M. Hooker Eddy, Eliza Hooker, Edmund Hooker and Catherine Leavett Hooker Miller [HC1886, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed ca. Nov 1886 [HC1886]
Size:
Inscription:
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Although the window is not listed in Tiffany 1897, the church is listed in Tiffany 1893, so likely that refers to this window [TIFF1893, TIFF1897, DEDUCED]
Same as item: Possibly 8.40.1.1

References

CHU1886: The Churchman (11 Dec 1886, p. 720)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HC1886: Hartford Courant (12 Nov 1886, p. 2)
INV1940: Inventory of the Church Archives of Connecticut, Protestant Episcopal (1940, p. 152)
ORG: Organization
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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