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Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co. records, 1875-1974

Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co. records, 1875-1974

Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co

Collection Information

Size: 25.0 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 7 reels)

Summary: Company records for Irving & Casson, Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co., and Doten-Dunton Desk Co., including photographs, correspondence, sales records, sketches, and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Furniture designers; Boston, Mass., and New York, N.Y. Originally Irving & Casson. Eventually merged with A.H. Davenport Co. of New York City. Doten-Dunton Desk Co. is a related firm, using the same address as Irving & Casson.


Materials on reels 150-151 donated by the Misner Corp. doing business as Irving & Casson. Materials on reels 1260-1264 lent for microfilming 1977 by Douglas Clarke. Unmicrofilmed material donated 1978 by Frank P. McGrath.

Location of Originals

  • Reels 1260-1264: Originals returned to lender, Douglas Clarke, after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 150-151 and 1260-1264 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co. records, 1875-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.