"Box for Writing Paper of Mahog. or Oak"


Design drawing titled "Box for Writing Paper of Mahog. or Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Top and side views are shown. Rectangular storage compartment has three graduated tiers of open slots; curved sides; and molded bottom edge.. Also shown in a view of a model with two compartments. Title, dimensions, design notes and "11589" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are: "32298 Union Club," "34386 E. Sherwin," and "April 3 - 1907 J. B. W."


Descriptive Terms

letter racks
desk sets
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (3 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


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Record Details


A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings

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