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"Benches 43"

CC010.002.121 (RS215049)

Description

Photo album titled: "Benches 43." 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 96 olive green pages; seventeen of the pages are blank. Album contains 79 mounted black-and-white photographs. Most photographs are of benches manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. However, there are several photoraphs of tables, stools and a trunk stand. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers hare also present in some cases. No customer names are provided. 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 96 pages and 79 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 1 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 153.43
GUSN
296027
Reference Code
CC010.002.121

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
benches (furniture)
stools (seating furniture)
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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