"Dining Tables 24"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294834

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Description

Photo album titled: "Dining Tables 24." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; title and volume number are hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 134 dark gray pages, all of which are now loose. Fifteen of the pages are blank. Album contains 100 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of dining tables manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co,, Irving and Casson. and their successor Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers are also provided in some cases. Customer names are handwritten on some album pages. Named customers include: Black Point Inn (Scarborough, ME); First Church of Christ; J. W. Hayden (Boston, MA); Henry Hornblower (Boston, MA); and F. W. Woolworth (Glen Cove, NY). Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record

Details

Descriptive Terms

dining tables
tables (support furniture)
pedestal tables
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 50.24

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 134 pages and 100 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.032

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Dimensions

14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Description Level

File