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Springfield Cemetery, Chester W. Chapin Chapel, Springfield, Massachusetts

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: 21.36.4
Rating: Unrated
Address: 171 Maple Street
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts 01105, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.102, -72.57517
Tiffany 1910: Page 71
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Page 44
Tiffany 1893: Listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1884-1886 [SSR1885, SDR1886, BDG1886]
Architect: E.C. Gardner [SSR1885, SDR1886, BDG1886]
Also of interest:

Site Items

21.36.4.1: Chapin Memorial Window (1886) (Extant)

Item 21.36.4.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Chapin Memorial Window
Tiffany 1910: Page 71
Duncan 1980: Page 214
Tiffany 1897: Page 44
Signature:
Other documentation:
Designer:
Memorial details: Chester William Chapin (16 Dec 1798 - 10 Jun 1883) [SDR1886, BDG1886, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Dorcas Chapin Chapin [SSR1885, SDR1886, BDG1886, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: In place when building dedicated, 24 Oct 1886 [SDR1886, BDG1886]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM / BLESSED ARE THE PVRE IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD / MDCCCLXXXVI [PHOTO, SDR1886, BDG1886]
Category: Angel
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 just call this a Memorial Window without a name [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]

References

BDG1886: Boston Daily Globe (25 Oct 1886, p. 5)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
PHOTO: Photo of item
SDR1886: The Springfield Daily Republican (25 Oct 1886, p. 3)
SSR1885: The Springfield Sunday Republican (25 Jan 1885, p. 4)
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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