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CC010.002.152 (RS217976)

Description

Photo album with a heavy textured dark brown covering and held together with two metal brads. Binding is missing on spine where title had been affixed with a paper label. Label is not present. Volume number "77" is handwritten on a paper label affixed to spine. Album has 112 olive green pages; nineteen of the pages are blank. Album contains 94 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of tables manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Order number and year are displayed in some photographs; model numbers are also provided in some photographs. One customer name -- Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp (Quincy, MA) -- was noted on two photographs. 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 112 pages and 94 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 2 3/8(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 189.77
GUSN
298801
Reference Code
CC010.002.152

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

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