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Christ Episcopal Church, Westport, Connecticut

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Site Id: 8.41.1
Rating: Nothing
Address: Northeast corner of Ludlow Road and Post Road
Location: Westport, Connecticut 06880, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.13821, -73.36643 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Page 48
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the site twice, once under Christ Episcopal Church and once under First Protestant Episcopal Church [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: No more
Building date: 1835 [ORG]
Architect:
Comment: The congregation vacated the site and merged with Memorial Church of the Holy Trinity in 1944 [ORG]
Also of interest:

Site Items

8.41.1.1: Bull Memorial Window: Christ Commissioning His Disciples (1896) (Unknown) item has a photo
8.41.1.2: Bouton Memorial Window: Three Marys at Tomb (Unknown)

Item 8.41.1.1

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Bull Memorial Window:  Christ Commissioning His Disciples
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Bull Memorial Window
Theme: Christ Commissioning His Disciples [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 48
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1896]
Record type: Window
Designer: Edward Peck Sperry [CHU1896]
Memorial details: Rev. Edward Coleman Bull (7 Aug 1807 - 15 Mar 1894) [NYH1896, CHU1896, FINDAGRAVE]
and also his wife Mary Putnam Bull (d. 1 Apr 1895) [CHU1896, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: legacy of Mrs. Bull [NYH1896, CHU1896]
Date: Bequest accepted by church, ca. Jun 1896 [NYH1896]
Window installed ca. Dec 1896 [CHU1896]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [CHU1896]
Inscription: AND POWER IS GIVEN UNTO MEN IN HEAVEN AND IN EARTH. GO YE THEREFORE / AND TEACH ALL NATIONS BAPTIZING THEM IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER AND OF / THE SON AND OF THE HOLY GHOST. SAINT MATTHEW XXVIII 18 19 [CHU1896]
Category: Apostles
Cost: $4000 [CHU1896]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 lists the window twice, the second entry says it is the Putnam Memorial Window, with theme "Matthew 28 - 18, 19 and 20" [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

Item 8.41.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Bouton Memorial Window
Theme: Three Marys at Tomb [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: Resurrection

References

CHU1896: The Churchman (5 Dec 1896, p. 761)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NYH1896: New York Herald (14 Jun 1896)
ORG: Organisation
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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