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Unbound Photo Album Pages

CC010.009.006 (RS225850)

Description

Box containing 44 unbound photo album pages, four of which are blank. Pages contain 41 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of furnishings manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Most of the photos depict a wide range of table styles; however, chairs are shown in three photos. The model number is often shown on a display in the photographs; order numbers and years have also been provided in a few cases. No customer names are noted. Each page has a paper label attached with handwritten notations of price, wood, and number in stock for the furniture shown on that page; however, no date is provided. Digital images of a selection of the photographs 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
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 box containing 44 photo album pages and 41 photographs (12 x 16 3/8 x 1 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/2x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
10 1/2x 15x 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
GUSN
310277
Reference Code
CC010.009.006

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
gate-leg tables
pedestal tables
side chairs
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs
Notes
No number was assigned by the Strong Museum.

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