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Furniture Designed for President Hoover

Furniture Designed for President Hoover


The photograph features five of the seventeen pieces of furniture in the collection designed for President Herbert Hoover's office: an upholstered office chair, an arm chair, an enclosed bookcase, and two tables, all designed to reflect American Colonial styling.


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TitleFurniture Designed for President Hoover
FormatPhotograph reproduction

The photograph accompanied an article that appeared in the June 28, 1930, Grand Rapids Spectator.

CollectionColl. 230, Box 5, Grand Rapids Public Museum

This image was reproduced with permission from the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Photographs may not be reused without permission and must credit the "Collections of the Grand Rapids Public Museum." For rights and reproduction information contact: Grand Rapids Public Museum, Collections Department, 272 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504: Phone 616-929-1809.

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Museum
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids Public Museum Archives

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