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"Communion Tables 32"

CC010.002.042 (RS220044)

Description

Photo album titled: "Communion Tables 32." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; title and volume number are hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 80 dark gray pages. Five of the pages are blank. Album contains 75 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of communion tables 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. Customer names are handwritten on some album pages. Named customers include: Adelbert College (Cleveland, OH); All Saints (Braintree, MA); Bethlehem M. E. Church (Cincinnati, OH); Choate School (Wallingford, CT); Church of the Covenant (Erie, PA); Church of the Messiah (Patterson, NJ); College Church (Hanover, MA); Congregational Church (Wollaston, ME); Emanuel Church (Baltimore, MD); Epworth Church; Faneuil Congregational Church; First Baptist Church (Rockland, ME); First Congregational Church; First Methodist (Pittsfield, MA); First Parish Congegational Church (Wakefield, MA); First Presbyterian Church (Glen Falls, NY); First Presbyterian Church (New York, NY); First Presbyterian Church (Schenectady, NY); First Presbyterian Church (Spartanburg, NC); First Unitarian Church (Derby, CT); M. E. Church; M. E. Church (Durham, NC); Presbyterian Church (Augusta, AL); Princeton University (Princeton, NJ); Prospect Street Presbyterian Church (Spartanburg, NC); Rye Presbyterian Church (Rye, NY); St. James Church (Greenfield, MA); St. Mary's Church (Falmouth, ME); St. Paul's Cathedral (Pittsburgh, PA); St. Paul's Church (Cambridge, MA); St. Stephen's College; Simpson Grace M. E. Church; Skinner Memorial Chapel; Trinity Church (Durham, NC); Unitarian Church (Augusta, ME); Wellesley Hills Unitarian Church (Wellesley MA); Westover School (Middlebury, CT); and Zion Church (Morris, 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 80 pages and 75 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 2 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2x 2 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 61.32
GUSN
295253
Reference Code
CC010.002.042

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
communion tables
credences (tables)
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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