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"Sideboards: Italian, Elizabethan, Jacobean, William & Mary, Queen Anne, Empire, Miscellaneous 27A"

CC010.002.035 (RS221167)

Description

Photo album titled: "Sideboards: Italian, Elizabethan, Jacobean, William & Mary, Queen Anne, Empire, Miscellaneous 27A." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; subtitle is hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 108 dark gray pages, all of which are now loose. Six of the pages are blank. Album contains 103 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of sideboards and servers manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers have been provided in some cases. Customer names are handwritten on some album pages. Named customers include: Black Point Inn (Scarborough, ME); Earle Perry Charlton (Westport Harbor, MA); Elton G. Cushman (Taunton, MA); Ed K. Davis (Marstons Mills, MA); J. W. Hayden (Boston, MA); W. E. Lannefield (Arlington, MA); Ernest Whitworth Marland (Ponca City, OK); W. M. Marston (Newton, MA); Mrs. A. H. Morse; E. Parmalee Prentice (Williamstown, MA); F. S. Ruth (Mountain Lake, FL); E. F. Tomlinson (Boston, MA); Mrs. J. T. Wainwright (New York, NY); William M. Wood, Jr.; F. W. Woolworth (Glen Cove, NY); and the 107th Regiment Armory (New York, NY). Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photo album containing 108 pages and 103 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 2 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2x 2 5/8(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 53.27A
GUSN
294838
Reference Code
CC010.002.035

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
Elizabethan Revival
Empire (style)
Jacobean Revival
Queen Anne Style
William and Mary
case furniture
servers (sideboards)
sideboards (furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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