"Public Libraries"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1924-1925, undated

GUSN

GUSN-295271

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Description

Photo album titled: "Public Libraries." Title is hand printed in black on front cover and on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 42 dark gray pages. One page is blank. Album contains 41 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of furnishings for public libraries manufactured in 1924 and 1925 by Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number and year are shown on a display in the photographs. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

libraries (rooms)
public libraries (buildings)
library tables (writing tables)
furnishings (artifacts)
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 79.41

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 42 pages and 41 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.059

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Dimensions

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

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Description Level

File