"Miscellaneous Tables: Small Square 40B"

Collection Type

  • Photography


1880-1973, undated



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Photo album titled: "Miscellaneous Tables: Small Square 40B." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; subtitle is hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 202 dark gray pages, all of which are now loose. Thirty-one of the pages are blank. Album contains 179 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of small tables manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, andt their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers are also provided in some cases. Customer names are handwritten on some album pages. Named customers include: S. Agoos; Frank E. Anderson (Houston, TX); Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. (Quincy, MA); Black Point Inn (Scarborough, ME); J. J. Bodell (Providence, RI); George F. Booth (Worcester, MA); Charles Austin Buck (Bethlehem, PA); Mrs. Frank Burgess; Elton G. Cushman (Taunton, MA); Dalton School (New York, NY); Mary J. Donnelly, Sacred Heart Convent (Newton, MA); W. P. Draper (New York, NY); Mrs. John Farlow; Fishers Island Corp. (Fishers Island, NY); H. H. Flagler (New York, NY); B. Harold Hamblin (Arlington Heights, MA); Henry Hornblower (Boston, MA); Hotel Buckminster (Boston, MA); Irving Trust Company (New York, NY); Ferdinand Frazier Jelke, Eagle's Nest (Newport, RI); Jesuit Novitiate (Wernsersville, PA): Charles D. Maginnis (Brookline, MA); C. B. Manning (Manchester, NH); Ernest Whitworth Marland (Ponca City, OK); Mrs. Richard Milton (Swampscott, MA); Milton Academy (Milton, MA); N.Y. & Porto Rico Steamship Co; (New York, NY); Mrs. Frank Poor; E. Parmalee Prentice (Williamstown, MA); Roswell Parish (Boston, MA); F. S. Ruth (Mountain Lake, FL); William H. Sage (Albany, NY); Joseph Samuels (Providence, RI); Max Shoop (New York, NY); H. M. Stevens; Wellesley College, Student Alumni Building (Wellesley, MA); William Whitman (Brookline, MA); Samuel Clay Williams (Winston-Salem, NC); F. W. Woolworth (Glen Cove, NY); Woonsocket Institute (Woonsocket, RI); and the 107th RegimentArmory (New York, NY). Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.


Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
stools (seating furniture)
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 74.40B

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 202 pages and 179 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


Reference Code


Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase


14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details


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

Description Level