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Printing Block - Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Factory

CC011.008.004 (RS240345)

Description

Metal printing plate affixed to rectangular wooden block. Plate depicts a birds-eye view of the Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. factory in East Cambridge, MA around 1925. Handwritten on reverse is "Irving & Casson / Return to A. S. [?]." The number 4937 is stamped on the back in several places. Image from plate can be seen in "An Architectural History of East Cambridge" by Susan Maycock (1988).

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
ca. 1925
Date of Acquisition
1999
Physical Description
1 metal printing plate affixed to wood block (3 1/4 x 6 3/8 x 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 6 3/8x 7/8(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314707
Reference Code
CC011.008.004

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Descriptive Terms
factories (structures)
Material Type
printing blocks
printing plates
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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