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Central Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, Missouri

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: 26.5.15
Rating: 1 star
Address: 7700 Davis Drive
Location: St. Louis, Missouri 63105, USA
Lat/Lng: 38.64008, -90.33582
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: 1931 [ORG]
Also of interest: 1908 Shapleigh Memorial Windows, "The Adoration of the Wise Men" and "Charity", by unknown maker [SLGD1908A, SLGD1908B, HP1908, WEST1908]
1957 Hocker Memorial Windows, "Teaching", designed by Francis Deck and made by Emil Frei Studios [SLGD1957]

Site Items Parker Memorial Window: Charity (1908) (Extant)


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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Parker Memorial Window (Wells Memorial Window)
Theme: Charity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 78
Duncan 1980: Page 216
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Other documentation: [HIST1909]
Memorial details: Henry Lloyd Parker (1817-1871) and Jane Howard Parker (1826-1905) [INSCRIPTION, SLGD1908C, HIST1909]
Donor: their daughter, Jane Howard (Mrs. Rolla) Wells [SLGD1908C, HIST1909, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed ca. Nov 1908 [SLGD1908C]
Size: about 8' high x 6.5' wide [ORG]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: 1826 JANE HOWARD PARKER 1905 // 1817 HENRY LLOYD PARKER 1871 // IN MEMORIAM [PHOTO]
Category: Charity
History: Originally in previous building of congregation in St. Louis (SITE:26.5.3) [SAH2007, ORG]
Moved here in 1931 [SAH2007, ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Wells Memorial Window because Mrs. Wells was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Same as item:


DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1909: Historical and Interesting Places of Saint Louis, Idress Head (1909, p. 110-111)
HP1908: The Herald and Presbyter (22 Jul 1908, 19)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SAH2007: The Society of Architectural Historians, Missouri Valley Chapter, Esley Hamilton (Summer 2007, p. 4)
SLGD1908A: St. Louis Globe-Democrat (16 Jul 1908, 5)
SLGD1908B: St. Louis Globe-Democrat (5 Sep 1908, 14)
SLGD1908C: St. Louis Globe-Democrat (21 Nov 1908, p. 7)
SLGD1957: St. Louis Globe-Democrat (27 Apr 1957, p. 6)
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)
WEST1908: The Westminster (1 Aug 1908, 28)

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