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Photo album titled: "Font and Font Covers 16" 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 42 olive green pages; 12 of the pages are blank. Album contains 30 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of fonts and font covers manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co. and its 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 added by hand in some cases. Customer names are handwritten on two album pages. Named customers are: Church of Our Father (Newburgh, NY) and Trinity M. E. Church (Durham, NC).

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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 42 pages and 30 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15x 1 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 125.16
GUSN
296019
Reference Code
CC010.002.113

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
baptismal fonts
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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