AGG 2018 Conference Bus Tour, Cleveland, Ohio
Itinerary for Friday, June 22, 2018

2018 AGG Conference Tours

Guided Bus Tour Friday (1:00 pm - 5:30 pm) $45.00

  Burial place of President James A. Garfield

Wade Memorial Chapel, Lakeview Cemetery, 1901

"The Flight of Souls" stained glass window marks the centerpiece at the Wade Chapel. This depicts the consummation of the Divine Promise. Prior to being placed in the chapel, the piece won first place at the 1900 Exposition Universelle in Paris
The chapel was constructed in honor of Jeptha Wade, a Cleveland industrialist who founded Western Union Telegraph. Its interior, designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany. The interior walls of the chapel walls contain large mosaics consisting of thousands of glass pieces showcasing the 'River of Life' and the 'River of Death.'

Stained Glass from such studios as Connick, Tiffany, Burnham, Heaton, and Paremba Studio as well as 3 medieval windows (2 are composite).

Grace Lutheran Church
Features one of Willet Studios ‘gold’ windows.

Amasa Stone Chapel, 1911
In memory of Amasa Stone, railroad and bridge industrialist. Has a large Kemp window and 2 small Tiffany windows.

University Circle United Methodist Church, 1928
The present building was designed by noted architect Bertram Goodhue shortly before his death in 1924. The Cleveland-based Walker & Weeks firm saw the project to completion four years later. Goodhue's towering steeple, modeled after Mont Saint Michel in France, was dubbed the "Holy Oil Can" by students on the Western Reserve campus – a nickname still used today. Windows from studios  T. Owen Bonawit, Howard G. Wilbert, and R. Toland Wright. 

Church of the Covenant, 1911
Designed by Cram & Ferguson architects.  Windows from such studios as Gorham, Willet, R. Toland Wright, Doug Phillips

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