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Grand Rapids in 1856

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Stow Davis Floral Office Chair

Stow Davis Floral Office Chair

Stow Davis Co.

The company's sample illustration of a chair, on a single sheet of paper, features a decorative Greek-key motif around the base of the seat in wood and a swivel base mounted on four legs supported by casters; it also has upholstered arms, back, and seat. While the style of the handsome office chair is familiar, the floral covering is unusual. 


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TitleStow Davis Floral Office Chair
CreatorStow Davis Co.
FormatProduct illustration

The Stow Davis trademark displayed in the lower left corner was first used in 1914, continued to be used through the 1920s and into the 1930s. The illustration was not dated.

CollectionColl. 232-057, Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives, Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids, MI

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Library
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids Public Library, Main Branch

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