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"Museum and Historic Furniture 75"

Description

Photo album titled: "Museum and Historic Furniture 75." 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 64 olive green pages; 56 of the pages are blank. Album contains eight mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of furniture in Independence Hall (Philadelphia, PA) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY) including desks, chairs, and sideboards dating from the 18th and 19th centuries.

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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 64 pages and 8 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 1 1/2(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 187.75
GUSN
296056
Reference Code
CC010.002.150

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)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs
Places (Buildings)
Independence Hall (Philadelphia, Pa.)

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