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A demonstration of refinishing furniture and rebottoming chairs

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Item information

Title:
A demonstration of refinishing furniture and rebottoming chairs
Topics:
Community and Extension
Subjects:
Home demonstration work
Furniture
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 in.
Item identifier:
0001142
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Written on verso: A demonstration of refinishing furniture and rebottoming chairs. This furniture including the old candle sticks is of the very earliest 1700s. The rebottomins is done with binders twine by Mr. And Mrs. R. B. Robinson of the Aurelian Springs community in Halifax Co. They also did the refinishing of these pieces. This high chair has served five generations being handed down to the eldest son of each generation. Mrs. Robinson is an active club woman.
Genre:
Interior views
Photographs
Location:
Halifax County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
Green 'N' Growing

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Home Demonstration work. Housing and furnishings. Demonstrations (UA023.009.072) held by
Note field:
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Rights:
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Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

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