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"Writing Tables 90"

CC010.002.164 (RS218421)

Description

Photo album titled: "Writing Tables 90." Title is hand printed on a round paper label affixed to spine; volume number is handprinted on a rectangular paper label which is also affixed to spine. A portion of the colume number albel is missing. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 106 olive green pages; 29 of the pages are blank. Album contains 77 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of writing tables and desks manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number or model number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs. 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 106 pages and 77 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 2(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 202.90
GUSN
298877
Reference Code
CC010.002.164

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
cabinets (case furniture)
desks
secretaries (furniture)
writing tables
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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