Miscellaneous Church Details and Furniture

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-296017

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Description

Photo album of miscellanous church details and furniture. Title and volume number had been hand printed on spine; however, part of the spine covering has come off and only volume number "30" remains. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 76 olive green pages; one of the pages is blank. Album contains 75 mounted black-and-white photographs of items manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Most photographs depict carvings of religious figures and scenes. Several seating pieces and two altar pieces that incorporate some of the carvings are also included. The order number and year are noted infrequently. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

devotional images (religious works)
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 139.30

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 76 pages and 75 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.111

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Dimensions

11 x 15 1/2 x 1 3/4 (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