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"Dining Room Chairs 62"

CC010.002.140 (RS217025)

Description

Photo album titled: "Dining Room Chairs 62." Title is hand printed on a round paper label affixed to spine; volume number is also printed on a rectangular paper label. This label and spine binding has come loose and is inside front cover. Album has heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 138 olive green pages; fifteen of the pages are blank. Album contains 125 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a vairety of of dining room arm chairs and side chairs manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Chairs in three photographs, however, may not be the work of these firms. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers are also provided in some cases. No customer names are noted. 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 138 pages and 122 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 174.62
GUSN
296046
Reference Code
CC010.002.140

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
armchairs
dining chairs
side chairs
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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