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"Boston Chairs"

SC001.1963.054.193.002 (RS12737)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1963
Date Notes
Volume 54, Number 193 (Summer, 1963)
Abstract
Boston chairs" were extremely popular in the middle states. But what exactly constituted a "Boston chair," and was it manufactured exclusively in the city? Shipping records and advertisements for Plunkett Fleeson's store in 1742 and 1744 shed some light on these handsomely formed and soundly constructed chairs.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 108
GUSN
169732
Reference Code
SC001.1963.054.193.002

Record details

Originator
Richard H. Randall, Jr. (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1963). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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