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"Figures 13"

CC010.002.095 (RS210044)

Description

Photo album titled: "Figures 13." Title is hand printed on a round paper label affixed to spine; volume number is also printed on a paper label affixed to spine. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 102 olive green pages; 27 of the pages are blank. Album contains 80 mounted black-and-white photographs.Photographs are of a variety of carvings 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 sometimes shown in the photographs. Customer names are handwritten on several album pages. Named customers are: Cathedral Church of the Incarnation (Garden City, NY); Christ Church (Grosse Point, MI); Miss Clapp; First Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, PA); and Saint John's of Lattington (Locust Valley, NY). Also included in album is a loose photograph of Bishop Frederick Burgess whose likeness was used for carvings shown on pages 32 and 33 of album. 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 102 pages and 80 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 2 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 122.13
GUSN
295533
Reference Code
CC010.002.095

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
devotional images (religious works)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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