Medium Sized Tables

Collection Type

  • Photography


1880-1973, undated



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Photo album titled "Medium Sized Tables." Title is hand printed on a round paper label affixed to spine. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. A portion of the spine covering is missing. Album has 76 olive green pages; 34 of the pages are blank. Album contains 42 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of tables manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number or model number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs. No customer names are noted. Also included in album (between pages 18 and 19) is a photomechanical print clipped from a magazine depicting a breakfast room. This item has no apparent connection to the tables shown in the album. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.


Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 193.81

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 76 pages and 42 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 1/2 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 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