Cabinetmaker's Shop, Williamsburg, Virginia

Title

Cabinetmaker's Shop, Williamsburg, Virginia

Subject

Hay's Cabinetmaking Shop (Williamsburg, Va.)
Postcards - Virginia - Williamsburg
Museum docents

Description

Recto and verso of official Colonial Williamsburg postcard illustrated with a photo of cabinetmakers at work inside Hay's Cabinetmaking Shop.

The card's caption reads: "The Cabinetmaker and his assistant work with hand tools of the eighteenth century to produce fine chairs, tables, smaller items such as tea caddies and trays, and other superb examples of craftsmanship. This shop is one of the operating Craft Shops of Colonial Williamsburg open to the visitor."

Creator

H.S. Crocker Co., Inc. for Colonial Williamsburg

Date

Circa 1950s

Is Part Of

Postcard Collection

Identifier

AVPC-170-R
AVPC-170-V

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Files

AVPC-170-R.jpg
AVPC-170-V.jpg

Citation

H.S. Crocker Co., Inc. for Colonial Williamsburg, “Cabinetmaker's Shop, Williamsburg, Virginia,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed April 22, 2018, http://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/901.