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"E. Parmalee Prentice, Clay Williams"

CC010.002.167 (RS218808)

Description

Photo album titled: "E. Prentice Parmalee, Clay Williams." Title is hand printed on two round paper labels affixed to spine. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 114 olive green pages; 25 of the pages are blank. Album contains 90 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of furniture pieces manufactured by Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. for the homes of E. Parmalee Prentice (Elm Tree House, Williamstown, MA) and S. Clay Williams (Willsherr Lodge, Davie County, NC). Furniture forms include side chairs, arm chairs, settees, sofas, benches, footstools, desks, bookcases, beds, chests, dressing tables, night tables, other tables and mantels.The order number or model number and year are shown on a display in the 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
1928-1930, undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photo album containing 114 pages and 90 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 2 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 206.94
GUSN
298880
Reference Code
CC010.002.167

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
beds (furniture)
cabinets (case furniture)
chests of drawers
chiffoniers (tall chests of drawers)
commodes (French chests of drawers)
desks
dressing tables
footstools (stools)
mantels
night tables
secretary-bookcases (bookcases)
servers (sideboards)
settees
side chairs
sideboards (furniture)
sofas
somnoes
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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