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Classon Avenue Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.31
Rating: Nothing
Address: Classon Avenue and Monroe Street
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11238, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.68471, -73.959
Tiffany 1910: Page 16
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: No more
Building date:
Architect:
Comment: Congregation merged with Bedford-Central Presbyterian Church in 1961 [ORG]
Also of interest: 1900 window with theme "The Journey to Emmaus" by Benjamin Sellers [BRSU1900]
1901 window with theme "Three Marys at the Tomb" by Benjamin Sellers [EAGLE1901A, EAGLE1901B]

Site Items

2.1.31.1: Duryea Memorial Window: St. Paul Preaching at Athens (1899) (Unknown) item has a photo
2.1.31.2: Chapman Memorial Window: Faith (1915) (Unknown) item has a photo
2.1.31.3: Jadwin Memorial Window: Christ and Nicodemus (1915) (Unknown) item has a photo
2.1.31.4: Williams Memorial Tablet: marble, gilt and mosaic tablet (1917) (Unknown)

Item 2.1.31.1

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Duryea Memorial Window:  St. Paul Preaching at Athens
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Duryea Memorial Window (Anderson Memorial Window)
Theme: St. Paul Preaching at Athens [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 16
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1899A, EAGLE1899B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Joseph Tuthill Duryea, D.D. (8 Dec 1832 - 17 May 1898), the first pastor of the church [EAGLE1899A, EAGLE1899B, DED1899, WEB]
Donor: over a hundred people [DED1899]
Date: Unveiled 29 Jan 1899 [EAGLE1899A, EAGLE1899B, DED1899]
Size:
Lancets: 3 [EAGLE1899A]
Inscription:
Category: St. Paul
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Anderson Memorial Window because likely an Anderson was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

Item 2.1.31.2

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Chapman Memorial Window:  Faith
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Chapman Memorial Window
Theme: Faith [NYEP1915, NYS1915, EAGLE1915A, EAGLE1915B, BRSU1915A, AAN1915]
Description: her brother, Frank E. Clark [EAGLE1915C]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYEP1915, NYS1915, EAGLE1915A, EAGLE1915B, BRSU1915A, AAN1915]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Julia S. (Mrs. James H.) Chapman [NYEP1915, NYS1915, EAGLE1915A, EAGLE1915B, EAGLE1915C, BRSU1915A, AAN1915]
Donor:
Date: Unveiled and dedicated 3 Oct 1915 [NYS1915, AAN1915]
Or 10 Oct 1915 [NYEP1915, EAGLE1915A, EAGLE1915B, EAGLE1915C, BRSU1915A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [EAGLE1915B]
Inscription: In loving memory of Julia S. Chapman. 1912 [NYS1915, BRSU1915A, EAGLE1915B]
Category: Faith

Item 2.1.31.3

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Jadwin Memorial Window:  Christ and Nicodemus
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Jadwin Memorial Window
Theme: Christ and Nicodemus [EAGLE1915D, EAGLE1915E, EAGLE1915A]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1915D, EAGLE1915E, EAGLE1915A, NYP1915, BRSU1915B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Orlando Hooper Jadwin (3 Mar 1833 - 3 Sep 1911) [EAGLE1915D, EAGLE1915E, EAGLE1915A, NYP1915, BRSU1915B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his sons, Palmer H. Jadwin, Paul O. Jadwin and Stanley P. Jadwin [EAGLE1915D]
Date: Dedicated 14 Nov 1915 [EAGLE1915D, EAGLE1915E, NYP1915, BRSU1915B]
Or 21 Nov 1915 [EAGLE1915A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [EAGLE1915D]
Inscription: VERILY, VERILY I SAY UNTO YOU / A MAN BE BORN ANEW HE CANNOT/SEE THE KINGDOM OF GOD JOHN 3:3 // ORLANDO HOOPER JADWIN 1833-1911 [EAGLE1915D]
Category: Christ and Nicodemus

Item 2.1.31.4

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Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name: Williams Memorial Tablet
Description: marble, gilt and mosaic tablet [EAGLE1917]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [EAGLE1917]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Richard Richardson Williams (19 Sep 1843 - 30 Sep 1915) [EAGLE1917, WEB]
Donor:
Date: Dedicated 18 Nov 1917 [EAGLE1917]
Size:
Inscription:

References

AAN1915: American Art News (9 Oct 1915, Vol. XIV, No. 1, p. 7)
BRSU1900: Brooklyn Daily Standard Union (5 May 1900, p. 6)
BRSU1915A: Brooklyn Daily Standard Union (3 Oct 1915, p. 9)
BRSU1915B: Brooklyn Daily Standard Union (13 Nov 1915, p. 3)
DED1899: Dedication of the Windows in memory of The Rev. Joseph T. Duryea, D.D. (29 Jan 1899)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1899A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (23 Jan 1899, p. 11)
EAGLE1899B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (28 Jan 1899, p. 3)
EAGLE1901A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (4 Apr 1901, p. 3)
EAGLE1901B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (5 Apr 1901, p. 17)
EAGLE1915A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (25 Sep 1915, p. 8)
EAGLE1915B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (3 Oct 1915, Second Section, p. 2)
EAGLE1915C: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (9 Oct 1915, p. 6)
EAGLE1915D: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (12 Nov 1915, p. 25)
EAGLE1915E: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (13 Nov 1915, p. 6)
EAGLE1917: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (17 Nov 1917, p. 8)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
NYEP1915: New York Evening Post (2 Oct 1915, p. 10)
NYP1915: New York Press (15 Nov 1915, p. 6)
NYS1915: New York Sun (3 Oct 1915, p. 11)
ORG: Organization
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)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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