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Description

Small trunk, leather studded with brass nails and lined with a tan wallpaper decorated with a white and green design. Old label inside reads: "ISSAC LIBBEY,/TRUNK MANUFACTURER,/and Dealer In/Valises, Carpet Bags,/and all kinds of Trunk Trimmings,/Rochester, N.H." This trunk belonged to John T. Gordon of Exeter, New Hampshire (great grandfather of donor), amateur musician, son of John Gordon who in turn was son of Nathaniel. He kept his private papers in this trunk.

Details

Maker
Libbey, Isaac (Manufacturer)
Material
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
leather
Leather
Trunk
trunks (containers)
Accession Number
1965.78
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ernest Gilbert Copp
GUSN
47152

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