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St. Paul's Catholic Church, Onaway, Michigan: artists Peter and Christel Brahm

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Artist / Studio

Studio

Brahm Art Glass Studio
Massillon, Ohio

Biography: H. Peter (d.10/2001) and Chistel Brahm are both from Wuppertal, Germany. They studied under various masters of stained glass as t Dollman, Eckgold, and Brand. They also attended "Meisterschule des Gestaltenden Handwerks" (Craftsman School of Creative Arts). After completing three years of apprenticeship they served as designer craftsmen. They came to the United States in 1951 where the started business in Massillon, Ohio under the name of Brahm Art Glass Studio. In April of 1961 theu merged with Nobis Decorating Company also in Massillon, where Peter was the chief designer. After some time living back in Germany, they moved to Florida where they retired.

Some of the work is found in the following buildings:
Holy Rosary Church, Toledo, Ohio, stained glass
St. Mary's Church, St. Charles, Michigan, stained glass
St. Pauls Church, Onaway, Michigan, stained glass
St. Clemens Church, Navarre, Ohio, stained glass
Temple Beth El, Hollywodd, Florida, stained glass
St. James Church, Ormand Beach, Florida, faceted glass
St. Paul's Church, Mineral City, Ohio, stained glass
E.U.B. Church, Louisville, Ohio, stained glass
St. Mary's Church, North Lima, Ohio, stained glass
St. Mary's Church, Elyria, Ohio, faceted glass
Old Stone Church, Cleveland, Ohio, stained glass
St. Anthony's Church, Auburn, Indiana, stained glass
Holy Cross Church, Cheverly, Maryland,faceted glass
Holy Family Church, Stow, Ohio, stained glass

Designers:

     Brahm, Christel
     Brahm, H. Peter

St. Anne
Window Name: St. Anne
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Martha
Window Name: St. Martha
St. Elizabeth of Hungary
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Brigid
Window Name: St. Brigid
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Therese of Lisieux
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Maria Goretti
Window Name: St. Maria Goretti
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Immaculate Heart of Mary
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. John
Window Name: St. John
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Jude
Window Name: St. Jude
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Hubert
Window Name: St. Hubert
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Louis IX
Window Name: St. Louis IX
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Patrick
Window Name: St. Patrick
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. John (Don) Bosco
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Holy Spirit
Window Name: Holy Spirit
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Burning Candle
Window Name: Burning Candle
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Joseph and Jesus
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Paul
Window Name: St. Paul
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Sacred Heart of Jesus
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
St. Peter
Window Name: St. Peter
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Chalice and Grapes
Window Name: Chalice and Grapes
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Wheat and Bread
Window Name: Wheat and Bread
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Agnus Dei (Lamb of God)
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Pelican Feeding Its Young
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway
Wheat and Loaves
Window Name: Wheat and Loaves
Building Name and City: Church of Saint Paul, Onaway