Unbound Photo Album Pages

Description

Box containing 44 unbound photo album pages, four of which are blank. Pages contain 41 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of furnishings manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Most of the photos depict a wide range of table styles; however, chairs are shown in three photos. The model number is often shown on a display in the photographs; order numbers and years have also been provided in a few cases. No customer names are noted. Each page has a paper label attached with handwritten notations of price, wood, and number in stock for the furniture shown on that page; however, no date is provided. Digital images of a selection of the photographs are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
armchairs
tables (support furniture)
pedestal tables
gate-leg tables
photographs
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums

Physical Description

1 box containing 44 photo album pages and 41 photographs (12 x 16 3/8 x 1 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.009.006

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 15 x 1/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums

Accruals Note

No number was assigned by the Strong Museum.

Description Level

File