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Manufactured by:
A. H. Andrews & Co., founded 1865  Search this
Used by:
Hope School, 1925 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
iron and hardwood
Dimensions:
28 x 31 x 26 1/2 in. (71.1 x 78.7 x 67.3 cm)
Type:
desks
Place used:
Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1925-1954
Description:
One from a set of ten desks from the Hope School in Pomaria, South Carolina, a historic Rosenwald school. The desks are of the "Triumph" model made by A. H. Andrews & Co. in Chicago, Illinois and are made of iron and hardwood. The back of each desk provides the writing surface for the desk behind.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Education  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Hope School Community Center, Pomaria, SC
Object number:
2010.22.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and D├ęcor
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54fbe8f34-29e3-4113-8a5f-59a598f190ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.22.1