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Desk

1988.132 (RS165339)

Description

Fall front desk with two small drawers and pigeon holes and spaces for small drawers inside. According to donor, the desk belonged to abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison and was given to the donor's grandfather, James M.W. Yerrington, who worked on "The Liberator" newspaper with Garrison.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1855
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Desk
desks
People and organizations
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Accession Number
1988.132
Credit Line
Bequest of Bertha Yerrington
GUSN
51880

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