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Trinity Episcopal Church, Wilmington, Delaware

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Site Id: 9.1.1
Rating: 2 stars
Address: 1108 N. Adams Street
Location: Wilmington, Delaware 19801, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.75029, -75.55473
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1889-1891 [ZEB1947]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

9.1.1.1: Mealey Memorial Window: St. Agnes (1892) (Extant)
9.1.1.2: Cook Memorial Window: St. Ann (1892) (Extant)
9.1.1.3: Ware Memorial Window: Faith (1893) (Extant)
9.1.1.4: Armstrong Memorial Window: While Shepherds watched their flocks at night (1894) (Extant)
9.1.1.5: DuPont Memorial Window: Come Unto Me (1905) (Extant)
9.1.1.6: Wilson Memorial Window: Compassion (1901) (Extant)

Item 9.1.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Mealey Memorial Window
Theme: St. Agnes [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1892, PROC1892]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Margaret May Mealey (d. 2 Jan 1892) [ZEB1947, ORG]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 5 Jul 1892 [ZEB1947]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: St. Agnes

Item 9.1.1.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Cook Memorial Window
Theme: St. Ann [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1892, PROC1892]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ann Amelia Cook (1829 - 27 Feb 1892) [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Installed 1892 [CHU1892, PROC1892]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: St. Anne

Item 9.1.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Ware Memorial Window
Theme: Faith [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1893]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Helen Cook Ware (d. 9 Jun 1891 aged 18) [INSCRIPTION, CHU1893]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled Quinquagesima Sunday, 12 Feb 1893 [CHU1893, ZEB1947]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: ST. FAITH / TO THE GLORY OF GOD, AND / IN LOVING MEMORY OF / HELEN COOK WARE / WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE / JUNE 9th A.D. 1891 / AET 18 YEARS [PHOTO, CHU1893]
Category: Faith

Item 9.1.1.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Armstrong Memorial Window
Theme: While Shepherds watched their flocks at night [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Page 30
Signature:
Other documentation: [LC1894, PROC1895]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [PROC1895]
Memorial details: George D. Armstrong (1821 - 8 Mar 1893) [LC1894, PROC1895, ZEB1947, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled 2 Dec 1894 [ZEB1947]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Annunciation
Restoration: The window was restored by Tiffany Studios in 1929 [ZEB1947]

Item 9.1.1.5

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: DuPont Memorial Window (Sa(u)lsbury Memorial Window)
Theme: Come Unto Me [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1905]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [ORG]
Memorial details: Victor DuPont (11 May 1828 - 13 May 1888) and his wife Alice Hounsfield DuPont (7 Dec 1833 - 17 Feb 1904) [CHU1905, ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their daughter, May DuPont (Mrs. Willard) Saulsbury [ORG, WEB]
Date: Presented 21 May 1905 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: Come unto me all // ye that labor and are heavy laden and I // will give you rest // To the glory of God // and in loving memory of // Victor DuPont *** // *** [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Category: Christ
Location: above high altar [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Sa(u)lsbury Memorial Window because Mrs. Saulsbury was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 9.1.1.6

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wilson Memorial Window
Theme: Compassion [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 49
Duncan 1980: Page 210
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [CHU1902]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Ella Andrews Wilson (13 Jul 1846 - 28 Apr 1900) [INSCRIPTION, WMN1901, CHU1902, CHS1902]
Donor: her husband, Major General James Harrison Wilson [WMN1901, CHU1902, CHS1902]
Date: Dedicated 25 Dec 1901 [WMN1901]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, CHU1902]
Inscription: INASMUCH AS YE HAVE DONE IT / VNTO ONE OF THE LEAST OF // THESE MY BRETHREN YE HAVE DONE / IT VNTO ME ST MATTHEW XXV 40 // IN LOVING MEMORY / OF / ELLA ANDREWS / WIFE OF / JAMES HARRISON WILSON // BORN AT STOCKFORD NEAR / WILMINGTON DELAWARE / JULY 13TH AD 1846 / DIED AT MATANZAS CVBA / APRIL 28TH AD 1900 [PHOTO, CHU1902]
Category: Compassion

References

CHS1902: The Church Standard (1 Mar 1902, p. 665)
CHU1892: The Churchman (7 May 1892, p. 607)
CHU1893: The Churchman (11 Mar 1893, p. 347)
CHU1902: The Churchman (11 Jan 1902, p. 62)
CHU1905: The Churchman (3 Jun 1905, p. 867)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
LC1894: The Living Church (22 Dec 1894, p. 658)
ORG: Organisation
PHOTO: Photo of item
PROC1892: Journal of the Proceedings of the 106th Annual Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Delaware (1892, p. 79)
PROC1895: Journal of the Proceedings of the 109th Annual Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Delaware (1895, p. 85)
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
WMN1901: Wilmington Morning News (26 Dec 1901, p. 1)
ZEB1947: The Churches of Delaware, Frank R. Zebley (1947)

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