Antique shop of Winifred E. Harding

Date

ca. 1940

Location Note

album 291

GUSN

GUSN-329087

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Description

A large photograph album with ivory cover and word “Photographs” on the cover. 39 pages of black and white photographs (total of 103 photographs) showing the antique shop collection of Winifred E. Harding of Woodstock, Vermont, the house, as well photographs of unidentified individuals, possibly family. Additionally there are three postcards of the Woodstock house advertising the antique shop and 16 loose photographs of the house, people and various antiques. Photographs of the antique collections include beds, bureaus, highboys, china and glassware, desks, tables and chairs, sideboard tables, grandfather clocks, and antique dolls. There are several photographs of the shop's display at the White Plains Antiques Fair, November 27-December 2, 1944. A couple of photographs have good descriptive information on the antiques including prices. Most are unidentified.
All photographs are high quality and show good detail on the display of antiques at the Woodstock shop as well as the house, people and even a handsome dog.
Inquiries have been made of the Woodstock History Center for further information.

Details

Descriptive Terms

antiques (object genre)
beds (furniture)
chests of drawers
desks
glassware
tall case clocks
dining tables
china cabinets
dolls
photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

album number 291

Physical Description

one photographic album with black and white prints

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

2002

Reference Code

PC009.291

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Woodstock (Windsor county, Vermont)
White Plains (Westchester county, New York state)

Record Details

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Other People

Harding, Winifred

Descriptive Terms

Woodstock, Vermont
Winifred E. Harding
White Plains Antiques Fair
Antiques
beds
chests of drawers
bureaus
highboys
desks
glassware
china cabinets
dolls
dining tables

Description Level

Item

Location Note

album 291