Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1860/10/15 Margaret Mason Perry and John La Farge are married in Newport by Father William O'Reilly at St Mary's Roman Catholic Church. Groom St Mary's Church Newport Marriage of Margaret Mason Perry and John La Farge.
1870/00/00 Home of John La Farge and his wife Margaret Perry, grand-niece of Commodore Matthew Perry Home La Farge Perry House Newport
1873/00/00 Margaret La Farge buys a house on Sunnyside Place with her inheritance. Home Margaret Mason Perry House Newport
1876/12/15 Rev Charles T Brooks joins Jeanne-Emilie Baheux de Puysieux and Frederic Auguste Bartholdi in holy matrimony in the parlor of the La Farge home with only La Farge, Margaret and their young daughter as witnesses. Witness Margaret Mason Perry House Newport Marriage of Jeanne-Emilie Baheux de Puysieux and Frederic Auguste Bartholdi
1877/01/31 Capping off 5 months of effort, John LaFarge and several assistants work through the night to finish the murals and decorations at Trinity Church. Painter Trinity Church Boston
1878/00/00 John La Farge creates his first successful opalescent glass window. Entitled "Morning Glories," this six panel window is now in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Artisan William Watts Sherman House Newport
1880/00/00 Newport Congregational Church is built, sanctuary stained glass windows, murals and ceiling murals designed by John La Farge Artisan United Congregational Church Newport
1880/02/00 John LaFarge patents a techniques for making opalescent glass, the fusion of small bits of glass. Inventor
1881/00/00 The Battle Window, plated opalescent stained glass window, funded by the Class of 1860, installed in Annenberg Hall Artisan Memorial Hall, Harvard University Cambridge
1883/00/00 Christ Preaching (3 panel clerestory window with the brilliant turquoise background, west end) is installed at Trinity Church Artisan Trinity Church Boston
1884/00/00 Stainglass windows 'St Paul Preaching' and 'The Annuciation' are installed over the Altar in St Paul's sacturary Artisan St Paul's Episcopal Church Stockbridge
1885/00/00 John La Farge produces an ambitious program of opalescent glass and interior decoration for the new church executed between 1885 and 1886. Artisan Trinity Episcopal Church Buffalo
1888/00/00 The dining room is enlarged and a John LaFarge stained glass window is installed above the fireplace Artisan Weyerhaeuser House Rock Island
1889/00/00 Four stained glass windows designed by John LaFarge are installed in Emmanuel Church Artisan Emmanuel Church Manchester-by-the-Sea
1894/00/00 John LaFarge's "Infant Samuel" stained glass window is installed. 17 LaFarge windows would be installed by 1912. Artisan Judson Memorial Church, Campanile and Judson Hall New York City
1902/03/15 "Fortune and Her Wheel" stained-glass window by John LaFarge is featured in the lobby of the Frick Building. Artisan Frick Building and Annex Pittsburgh
1910/11/14 After suffering a nervous breakdown, John La Farge passes away at Butler Hospital, Providence Died Butler Hospital Providence
1917/00/00 Salmagundi Club buys the Hawley townhouse. They installed a stained glass window by former member, John La Farge. Artisan Salmagundi Club New York City
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