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St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.51.30
Rating: Nothing
Address: 18th Street and Girard Avenue
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.97244, -75.16552
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Demolished
Building date:
Architect:
Comment: Building demolished ca. 1974 [ARCH1974, MOAK2016]
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.51.30.1: Powell Memorial Window: Boy David (1907) (Removed)
33.51.30.2: Pierce Memorial Window: The Angel's Greeting to the Roman Centurion Cornelius (1922) (Unknown) item has a photo

Item 33.51.30.1

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

Status: Removed [ORG_NEW]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Powell Memorial Window
Theme: Boy David [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 103
Duncan 1980: Page 221
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Harry Edward Powell (1 Aug 1891 - 16 Feb 1907) [CHU1908, LC1908, HIST1925]
Donor: his parents [ORG_NEW]
Date: Unveiled 24 or 25 Dec 1907 [LC1908]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam Harry Edward Powell, 1891-1907. Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. [HIST1925]
Category: David
History: Currently in Halim Time and Glass Museum, Evanston, IL (SITE:13.2.2) [ORG_NEW]
Same as item: 13.2.2.12

Item 33.51.30.2

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Pierce Memorial Window:  The Angel's Greeting to the Roman Centurion Cornelius
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pierce Memorial Window
Theme: The Angel's Greeting to the Roman Centurion Cornelius [HIST1925]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [LC1922A, LC1922B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Rev. Charles Campbell Pierce (6 Feb 1858 - 16 May 1921) [PI1922A, PI1922B, PI1922C, ANR1922, LC1922A, LC1922B, CN1922, YEAR1923, HIST1925, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: parishioners [PI1922B, LC1922B]
Date: Design accepted Jun 1922 [PI1922A]
Window installed by Sep 1922 [PI1922B, LC1922A]
Dedicated 8 Oct 1922 [PI1922B, PI1922C, ANR1922, LC1922B, CN1922, YEAR1923]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PI1922C]
Inscription: Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial before God // In loving memory of Charles Campbell Pierce, D. D. Rector of this Church. 1908-1920 [PI1922A, HIST1925]
[LC1922A]
Category: Cornelius

References

ANR1922: Army and Navy Register (14 Oct 1922, p. 372)
ARCH1974: Archives of the Diocese of Pennsylvania (5 May 1974)
CHU1908: The Churchman (4 Jan 1908, p. 27)
CN1922: Church News (1 Nov 1922)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
HIST1925: History of St. Matthew's Church, Francisville, Philadelphia, 1822-1925, Franklin Spencer Edmonds (1925, p. 160, 163, 165)
LC1908: The Living Church (11 Jan 1908, p. 366)
LC1922A: The Living Church (1 Jul 1922, p. 311)
LC1922B: The Living Church (21 Oct 1922, p. 870)
MOAK2016: Peter Moak, personal communication (27 May 2016)
ORG_NEW: Organization that is new owner
PHOTO: Photo of item
PI1922A: Philadelphia Inquirer (17 Jun 1922, p. 2)
PI1922B: Philadelphia Inquirer (25 Sep 1922, p. 3)
PI1922C: Philadelphia Inquirer (9 Oct 1922, p. 3, 13)
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)
YEAR1923: Year Book of the Pennsylvania Society 1923 (1923, p. 191)

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