19. The John and Bridget McCarthy Window.
The McCarthy window is a one-or-a-Kind at St. Francis and it almost slipped through the crack. As part of this project, we intended to feature some of the other windows in addition to those provided by donors. That sent us to the steeple to photograph the rosette and diamond  shaped windows, set into stone, above the center doors of church. It was during that visit that we noticed the round, yellow, blue and black donor inscription in the center of the Rosette.
There are two other rosette windows — one each on the east and west sides of the church (positions 3 and 16). But the McCarthy window, at nearly 10 feet in diameter, is about 40" larger that those windows. A steel, lattice floor panel inside of the steeple made photographing from inside difficult. But a light mounted behind the window makes it stand out, from the outside, after dark.
John and Bridget McCarthy
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