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Scrapbook -- Interiors

Description

Untitled scrapbook. Scrapbook has red fabric cover and is held together by twine laced through six eyelets. Scrapbook contains 50 pages, some of which are partially unbound. The bulk of the materials are clippings from 19th century and 20th century periodicals, catalogs, and magazines, such as "Arts and Decoration," "House and Garden," "Country Life," "Good Furniture," "Furniture Age," "The Architectural Forum," and "The American Architect." The majority of the clippings document residential interiors in the United States and Europe. Customer name, architect name and locations are provided on many clippings. Customers of A. H. Davenport, Irving and Casson, or Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. noted in album include: William R. Coe (Oyster Bay, NY); Mrs. Christian R. Holmes (New York, NY); Bruce MacLeish (Hubbard Woods, IL); and F. W. Wooldworth (Glen Cove, NY).

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 scrapbook (16 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
16x 11 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
16x 11 1/2x 1 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 272.20
GUSN
308664
Reference Code
CC010.004.035

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
interior design
Material Type
scrapbooks

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