Journal -- 1916 through 1917


Bound journal containing 404 pages, 43 of which are blank or missing, which was prepared by Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Journal contains handwritten records of sales orders for the following date ranges: 1916-11-14 through 1917-01-05 (orders 15177 - 17544); and 1917-01-04 through 1917-12-20 (orders 8 - 13374). Not all numbers in the sequences are included. Information provided for each order may include any of the following: order number, date, customer name, object type, wood, other design notes, model number, salesperson and cabinet maker. Digital images of a selection of pages from the album are attached to this record.
Customer names in the journal include: A. J. Abbott; Abercrombie and Fitch Co.; Benjamin S. Adams; Mrs. J. E. Aldred (Montreal, Canada); W. T. Aldrich; Martha A. Alford; C. L. Allen; Mrs. R. H. Allen; Mrs. Walter S. Allen; American Woolen Co.; William H. Ames; E. E. Amey; Amoskeag Bank; Karl Andrew; Dr. Edward H. Angle; Miss E. Austin; William T. Ayers; Louis Baer (Winchester, MA); Edward C. Ball; J. H. Ballantine; Dr. Charles P. Bancroft; Bath Iron Works (Bath, ME); R. N. Begien (Cincinnati, OH); Mrs. George E. Belcher; Prof. H. W. Bell; E. B. Benedict; E. D. Bettens; G. H. Binney; H. P. Binney; Charles S. Bird (East Walpole, MA); Maynard S. Bird; J. H. Blackway; M. R. Blake; Mrs. V. Blanchard; Miss E. Blodgett; Mrs. Washington E. Bogardus; Mrs. Charles Boyden; I. Brayton; Mrs. William Brookfield; Charles H. Brown; E. P. Brown (Newton, MA); Edward S. Brown; J. Fred Brown; Edward B. Bruce; Mrs. Max Brummell; L. F. Bryant; W. B. Buckminster; Jane Bullard; F. M. Burke; Mrs. George L. Carnegie; George R. Carter; Robert Casson (Newton Centre, MA); James B. Castle; Earle Perry Charlton (Fall River, MA); F. S. Chase; William M. Chase; Mrs. Louis Chauvenet; W. S. Chery; W. C. Chick; Charles E. F. Clarke; E. T. Clary; C. P. Clifford; E. W. Clucas; George P. Cogswell; Mrs. J. C. Colgate; Columbia Graphophone Co. (New York, NY); H. F. Conant; Congregational Church (West Newton, MA); Mrs. J. Fennimore Cooper; Copper Range Co.; R. J. Cotter; Calvert Crary; L. A. Crossett (Cohasset, MA); Elton G. Cushman (Taunton, MA); Mrs. A. O. Davis; Mrs. Dwight Davis; W. E. Davis; Miss F. Dean; M. M. Dobyne; Dorchester Trust Co. (Dorchester, MA); John Dore; W. B. H. Dowse; A. E. Drescher; F. C. Dumaine; A. G. Duncan; H A. DuVillard; Vivian Dyer; W. S. Eaton; George W. Eddy; R. J. Edwards; Mrs. Julius Eisemann; Mrs. Ludwig Eisemann; E. H. Ellison; Mrs. Woodward Emery; E. W. Ewell; W. G. Fairleigh; R. M. Fallon; E. I. Farmer; M. Feather; J. F. Ferre; F. H. Ferrin; Paul Fitzpatrick; E. B. Floy d , Jr.; Thomas N. Forsyth; F. Frelinghuysen; A. M. French; F. H. Gage; Mrs. Guy Gannett; Howard I. Gardner; Mary E. Garrett; Mrs. W. B. Garrett; George A. Gaskell (Worcester, MA); George B. Gee; George A. Gibson; F. H. Gifford; H.O. Gilbert; H. H. Gilman; Mrs. M. A. Goodwin; Dr. Frank A. Gouch; R. M. Grant; C. J. Groves; Eugene J. Grow; F. Gutmann; H. M. Hanna, Jr.; Hannan and Son; Arnold Hartmann; W. C. Harty; George D. Haskell; H. K. Hatfield; T. S. Hathaway; J. M. Heald; Charles R. Hickox; Mrs. John J. Hicks; Arthur C. Hill; R. H. Hills; C. M. Hinkle (Osterville, MA); N. S. Hitchcock; Mrs. Samuel Hoar; Hodgson Kennard & Co. (Boston, MA); H. A. Hoffman (Barrington, RI); William H. Hoffman; C. R. Holman; Miss L. B. Hood; W. A. Hoppin; Edward Horn; Henry Hornblower (Boston, MA); E. B. Horne; Hotel Brunswick (Boston, MA); Hotel Lenox (Boston, MA); Hotel Touraine (Boston, MA); Grace Howe; E. G. Howes; Samuel C. Howes; W. D. Hoxie; William C. Huchkin; H. C. Hughes; D. W. Huntley; S. E. Hutchinson; Mrs. H. W. Ittmann; Mrs. Henry Jackson; L. B. Jennings; H. L. Johnson (Lestershire, NY); E. D. Jordan; E. O. Kahle; L. M. Keeler; W. W. Kelchner (Sharon Station, NY); George S. Keyes; E. S. Kimball; Mrs. T. R. Kimball; Charles Lanier; Miss E. Larson (New York, NY); George C. Lee; W. G. Lees; J. D. Leland; J. H. Leman; Edgar Levenstein; Annie Lever; Dr. Theodore K. Lindstedt; A. E. Little (Boston, MA); A. L. Lowell; Miss C. R. Lowell; Mrs. Arthur Lyman; Julia Lyman; Roland Lyman; J. E. MacFarlane; Mrs. R. C. MacLaurin; C. B. Manning (Manchester, NH); H. N. Marshall; Rev. Harold Marshall; Howard Marston; C W. McAlpin; Donald McElwain; Frank McQuestin; Merchants National Bank (Bangor, ME); Merrill Oldham & Co.; F. A. Merrill; Sherborn M. Merrill; Howard F. Metcalf; George S. Miller; E. L. Mitchell; E. P. Morgan; Miss B. L. Morse; Rev. William I. Morse; James M. Morton; Mutual Benefit Life Ins. Co.; Mrs. Charles Nagel; H. K. Noyes; Mrs. P. A. O'Connell; John O'Day; Mrs. R. Olne y 2nd .; J. P. Ord; J. W. Osborne; Mrs. Ed. Page; A. D. Parker; Mrs. Frederick Parker; W. A. Parker; W. L. Parker; W. M. Parker (New Hampshire); Peare and Quiner; A. N. Peaslee; R. A. Perkins; Arthur Perry; William Y. Peters; Mrs. Edward L. Pierce; Morton F. Plant; Thomas Gustave Plant (Moultonborough, NH); Mrs. J. A. Pollack; Porter Pollock; R. I. Pope; Mrs. J. V. G Posey; A. W. Preston; E. G. Preston; W. A. Prince; F. D. Proctor; C. W. Rantoul; Mrs. Edgar Reed; A. W. Rennex; C. G. Rice; J. A. Richardson; William Goodsell Rockefeller (New York, NY); H. F. Ross; John Ryder; Salada Tea Co.; Miss E. Sampson; Mrs. H. E. Sargent; F. R. Sawyer; Mary T. Sawyer; H. C. Scott; Miss H. G. Scott; W. D. Sewall; Q. A. Shaw; George F. Shepard; E. L. Sheppard; Max Shoop (New York, NY); E. J. Sinclair; Carl H. Skinner; R. L. Skofield (New York, NY); H. W. Small; C. Fred Smith; F. A. Snow; Isaac Sprague; P. W. Sprague; Dr. C. B. Steadman; Mrs. Rudolph Steinert; Mrs. Henry Stephens; O. C. Stiles; H. F. Stimpson (Chestnut Hill, MA); Mrs. F. H. Strickland; Edward H. Sturtevant; Frederick Swindell; R. W. Taft; John Talbot; C. H. Tenney; Harry I. Thayer (Wakefield, MA); Miss M. Carey Thomas; Mrs. Jr., A. Thorndike; Mrs. Ella Thurston; Mrs. W. A. Tower; Miss J. A. Trask; Mrs. John Tuck; J. C. Turpin; E. A. Tutien; United Shoe Machinery Co.; H C. Voorhee; Waban Neighborhood Club (Waban, MA); F. S. Weatherby; Mrs. H. H. Weeks; Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA); Mrs. W. B. Whaley; Edwards Whittaker; Joseph N. White; William Whitman (Brookline, MA); G. G. Whitney; Charles Wiggens; H. H. Wiggins; George H. Wightman; Andrew Wilcock; Mrs. John Willcock; William Bradley & Son; Dr. E. H. Wiswell; F. H. Wiswell; Wonalancet Co. (Nashua, NH); Arthur B. Wood; William M. Wood; Mrs. S. B. Woodward; F. W. Woolworth (Glen Cove, NY); F. W. Wyman; and Henry Jr. Young.


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journals (accounts)
journals (accounts)

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Strong Museum number 219.10

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1 bound journal containing 404 pages and approximately 1,080 entries (13 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches)

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

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13 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD)(inches)

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Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.

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journals (accounts)

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