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Goucher College, Kraushaar Auditorium, Towson, Maryland

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 20.14.2
Rating: Nothing
Address: Dulaney Valley Road
Location: Towson, Maryland 21204, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.40883, -76.59568
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Also of interest:

Site Items Goucher Memorial Window: Faith, Hope and Charity (1905) (Removed)


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

Status: Removed [GQ1985, HIST1985]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Goucher Memorial Window
Theme: Faith, Hope and Charity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Faith, Simplicity and Love [BS1905, BA1905]
Tiffany 1910: Page 61
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other documentation: [BS1905, BA1905, IS1905, CMOG2011]
Designer: Frederick Wilson [BS1905, BA1905, IS1905]
Memorial details: Mary Cecilia Fisher Goucher (22 Mar 1850 - 19 Dec 1902) [INSCRIPTION, BS1905, BA1905, IS1905, GQ1985, HIST1938, HIST1985, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: Classes of 1892-1903 [BS1905, BA1905, GQ1985, HIST1985]
The left pane specifically the Class of 1901 [BS1905, BA1905]
her husband, John F. Goucher [IS1905]
Date: Unveiled 5 Jun 1905 in original location [BS1905, BA1905]
Size: 10' high x 15' wide [GQ1985, HIST1985]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, BS1905, BA1905]
Inscription: CREDO // 1850 MARY CECILIA GROUCHER 1902 [PHOTO]
on bronze tablet on wall beneath the center window: IN LOVING REMEMBERANCE OF / MARY CECILIA GOUCHER / EXEMPLAR AND FRIEND / BY THE ALUMNAE 1892-1903 [PHOTO, BS1905, BA1905]
Category: Faith; Hope; Charity
Location: Goucher Hall, western wall [BS1905, BA1905, GQ1985]
Cost: $3000 [GQ1985, HIST1985]
of which about $1000 came from classes 1892-1903 [HIST1938, HIST1985]
History: Originally located in the Goucher College campus in Baltimore (SITE:2.2.23) [GQ1985, HIST1985]
The window was put in storage in the early 1950s for over thirty years when the college moved to Towson [GQ1985, HIST1985]
The window was installed in 1985 in the lobby of the Kraushaar Auditorium [GQ1985, HIST1985]
The window was moved to the Dorsey Administration building (SITE:20.14.3) probably in the 1990s [ORG]
Restoration: Restored by Nancy and Fred Dikeman and Adam Herzog [GQ1985]
Same as item:,


BA1905: Baltimore American (6 Jun 1905, p. 15)
BS1905: Baltimore Sun (6 Jun 1905, p. 7)
CMOG2011: Corning Museum of Glass, Jeffrey Rush Higgins Collection (Frederick Wilson archive) (2011, p. 159 in PDF C6D12EDE-CA60-4F5A-9D17-357EC1DE7294.pdf)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
GQ1985: The Goucher Quarterly, Tiffany at Goucher, Carol Lindsley (Winter 1985, Vol. LXIII, No. 2, p. 8-11)
HIST1938: The History of Goucher College, Anna Heubeck Knipp and Thaddeus P. Thomas (1938, p. 24-25, 96-97, 101, 618)
HIST1985: The History of Goucher College, 1930-1985, Frederic O. Musser (1985, p. 243-244)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
IS1905: The International Studio, The Window Opening in Decoration (1905, Vol. XXVI, p. XV-XIX)
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
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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