Unbound Scrapbook

Description

Unbound scrapbook containing 68 pages, 29 of which are blank. Pages are partially strung together with two fabric ties. Front cover and spine binding are missing. Scrapbook contains clippings, photomechanical prints, and photographs that depict Christian church interiors and a wide range of religous building fixtures. Some of the items idepict the work of Irving and Casson or Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.; the remaining items are presumably included for reference purposes. Some of the clippings show advertisements for Irving and Casson. Also included are a number of design drawings and sketches of church furnishings rendered in pencil, colored pencil and/or ink. Digital images of a selection of items from the scrapbook are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

religious building fixtures
Christian religious building fixtures
altars (religious building fixtures)
reredoses (screens)
hymn boards
altar rails
chairs (furniture forms)
baptismal fonts
holy water stoups
lecterns
scrapbooks
design drawings
sketches
photomechanical prints
clippings (information artifacts)

Physical Description

1 unbound scrapbook containing 68 pages (15 12 x 11 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.009.002

Dimensions

15 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Probably Irving & Casson
Probably Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.

Material Type

scrapbooks
design drawings
sketches
photomechanical prints
clippings (information artifacts)

Accruals Note

No number was assigned by the Strong Museum.

Description Level

File