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Chairs for the Masses : A Brief History of the L. White Chair Company, Boston, Massachusetts

SC001.1972.063.230.001 (RS12828)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1972
Date Notes
Volume 63, Number 230 (Fall, 1972)
Abstract
Between January, 1864, and December, 1869, the L. White Chair Company of Boston, was established, flourished briefly, then quietly disappeared. L. White produced cottage furniture, an architecturally simple concept that was already out of date in 1864. This article looks at the furniture it made, the company's operations, and its customers.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 199
GUSN
169818
Reference Code
SC001.1972.063.230.001

Record details

Originator
Mary Ellen Yehia (Author)
Descriptive Terms
chairs (furniture forms)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1972). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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