Miscellaneous Church Details and Furniture

Collection Type

  • Photography


1880-1973, undated



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Photo album of miscellanous church details and furniture. Title and volume number had been hand printed on spine; however, part of the spine covering has come off and only volume number "30" remains. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 76 olive green pages; one of the pages is blank. Album contains 75 mounted black-and-white photographs of items manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Most photographs depict carvings of religious figures and scenes. Several seating pieces and two altar pieces that incorporate some of the carvings are also included. The order number and year are noted infrequently. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.


Descriptive Terms

devotional images (religious works)
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 139.30

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 76 pages and 75 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


Reference Code


Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase


11 x 15 1/2 x 1 3/4 (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