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Oak stacking bookcase section made by the lundstrom co little falls ny. However, nowadays many collectors take pleasure in owning these great pieces of furniture as a way of preserving history. Relicpaper 1935 lundstrom sectional bookcase, c j lundstrom. Lundstrom sectional bookcases are sold direct from the factory to the consumer. A short history of shelves and bookcases finewoodworking. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider. New listing antique gunn mahogany barrister bookcase door parts restorationsalvage asis. Find antique jewelry, antique furniture, antique toys, asian antiques, art, sports memorabilia, collectables over 100 categories. Search the history of over 424 billion web pages on the internet. It was thought that only rich families had the need for books and bookcases to display them. Club is a monthly book subscription service for book lovers that delivers a themed selection of books, handpicked by our curators, right to your door. A case may be composed of top, base and one or more sections for holding books.

Bookcases range from small, low models the height of a table to high models reaching up to ceiling height. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Lundstrom furniture company records, 19011984 archives west. Bookcases used to be a sign of wealth back in the time. Early1900s modular bookcase this attractive oak unit was manufactured by globewernicke, an ohiobased company that patented a vertical storage system colloquially known as the elastic or modular bookcase. A barrister bookcase in oak by lundstrom of little falls, new york, having three compartments with glass panel doors, rising on square legs. Lundstrom antique quartersawn oak stacking barrister bookcase 8 photo. Vintage single tier metal barrister bookcase vintage stacking book display case. Good antique lundstrom barrister bookcase mission stickley era w942 ebay.

Barrister bookcases typically have stacks and because lawyers of yore moved offices a lot, these stacks could be. Page five standard design this design is equally well adapted for use in the home or office library. Whether you are looking for something as simple as a bookcase or a beautiful and elaborate display case for larger item this diverse selection is full options that will help you protect and showcase your cherished items. Get the best deals on barrister bookcase when you shop the largest online selection at.

Furniture bookcases 19001950 category list of antiques, with information and images page 3 sign in. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Although some of the individual record sets have gaps in them, the overall collection has material from the entire period of the companys existence. Antique oak bookcase globe wernicke 4 sections original finish. It was designed to protect books from dust and other elements but also, and most. Relicpaper 1935 lundstrom sectional bookcase, c j lundstrom print ad by relicpaper. Dark stained oak outside, varnished or lacquered oak inside. Furniture bookcases 19001950 category list of antiques, with information and images page 1. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel.

My dad sent me this bookcase when i became a lawyer, many years ago. Little falls ny and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Up for sale beautiful four stack bookcase by swedish mfgr lundsrom from little falls ny. This lot features a lundstrom sectional bookcase with folding desk section. Its economy and flexibility when one section is filled, you add another, and in this way the expense is scarcely felt. Barristers are english lawyers, especially those who try cases in the higher court. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Get the best deals on antique bookcases 19001950 when you shop the largest. The bookcase, in a dark varnished oak has a curved top cornice, four shelves with pullup woodframed doors and added base element.

Little falls new york since 1899 measures 34 inches wide 11 inches deep 66 inches high condition is overall good and greatly cared for. Lundstrom manufacturing company bookcase, little falls, new york, 1st quarter20th century. Sliding the doors into the boxes is the last step before filling the bookcase with your books. Greene, some information in this book has been superseded by later. Any questions please ask open to offers front doors lift up and slide all the way back. Antique lundstrom barrister stacking bookcase 190406. Lundstrom was born in stockholm, sweden and when he first came to little falls, he was a patent attorney. Barrister bookcases are a lasting, solid bookcase design. The saxony mill has considerable history attached to it having been built in 1850 by trumbull and french for the manufacture of woolen cloth and ingrain carpets. Quarter sawn oak bookcase has 4 glass door sections. The cases have glass front doors that swing upward to allow access to books etc.

Rare 33 inch line globe wernicke barrister bookcase. These book sections are composed of shelf, back, two ends and. Scrap storage for magazines, books, papers and more. Iaye four with slide doors the lundstrom sectional book case is equipped with overlapping, pivoted glass doors, which, upon being raised to a horizontal posi tion, slide back over the books entirely out of the way. Its industry was bookcases and its headquarters remained in little falls, new york. Eventually, as books became more plentiful, the chains came off and the lectern metamorphosed into the book press, a bookcase that could be closed. Does anyone know if lundstrom made the stackable barrister type bookcases without glass door fronts. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Lundstrom manufacturing company was founded in 1899 by carl j. Carl johan lundstrom schenectady digital history archive.

Vintage lundstrom sectional book case four sections chairish. Buy relicpaper 1935 lundstrom sectional bookcase, c j lundstrom print ad. Antique barrister bookcase by lundstrom little falls ny. Perfect for organizing your library of books, cds, dvds, or other media, bookcases also look good when accessorized with plants, decorative objects, and favorite photos. Purchase history selling saved searches saved sellers messages. Committee collection mss 141 and the logan 7th ward treasurers record book collection mss 144. Antique lundstrom stacking barrister sectional bookcase section. The lundstrom collection has been divided into four series, plus a ledger collection that consists of various account books as well as daybooks describing the companys financial dealings. Mahogany finish is in very good shape, with empire feet on the front. For this reason it may justly be said of a lundstrom sectional bookcase, that tt grows with your library. Gateway to the west 16141925 is a fourvolume set covering six counties in upstate new york. Furniture bookcases 19001950 category list of antiques, with information and images page 2 sign in category. While a case suggests a closed object, bookcases are now very commonly open fronted, and as such are often just a simple series of shelves designed to hold books. Barrister bookcase for sale vintage antiques for sale.

Label in top tier reads in part lundstrom sectional book. A bookcase, or bookshelf, is a piece of furniture with horizontal shelves, often in a cabinet, used to store books or other printed materials. Shattered sword is the winner of the 2005 john lyman book award for the best book in u. G gustav stickley mission 1 door bookcase 715 signed 12 photo. Kiln firing glass glass fusing book one 0961228237 advanced fusing technigquesglass fusing book two isbn 00961228210 glass casting and mold makingglass fusing book three isbn0961228229. Please notewarm glass working a compilation by boyce lundstrom glass fusing books onethree this is a bound compilation of all three books.

You are not purchasing diamonds, automobiles, trains, cameras or whatever is pictured within. Antique vintage lundstrom barrister 4 stack bookcase with. The folding desk sections are rare and highly sort after. Furniture bookcases 19001950 category list of antiques, with information and images page 2. Antique macey oak 4 stack barrister bookcase book shelf cabinet. We try to fully describe each piece in an attempt to let you know exactly what you will be receiving. With a foreword by leading world war ii naval historian john lundstrom, shattered sword is an indispensable part of any military buffs library.

Find great deals on ebay for lundstrom and lundstrom bookcase. Monumental stacking mahogany barrister bookcase macey book case claw foot base. Although some of the individual record sets have gaps in them, the overall collection has material from the entire. Lundstrom is curator emeritus of history at the milwaukee public museum where he has worked since 1967. Antique lundstrom barrister bookcase walnut 2 sections w top rare drawer base. Sep 17, 2016 lundstrom sectional bookcase with desk for auction. Lundstrom antique quartersawn oak stacking barrister bookcase. Whether you are looking for something as simple as a bookcase or a beautiful and elaborate display case for larger item. Bookcases free delivery possible on eligible purchases. This is an original 1940s globewernicke barrister or lawyers bookcase.

Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move andor transport. This online version is part of the schenectady digital history archive, the local history and genealogy web site of the schenectady county public library, affiliated with the nygenweb, usgenweb and american history and genealogy projects and the american. Lundstrom sectional bookcase with desk north american. Antique lundstrom oak barrister stacking bookcase chairish. We have the best deals on barrister bookcase so stop by and check us out first. At one time he manufactured cabinets for victrolas, manufactured by. There is a label on the underside of the door that reads. We have an old 5 shelf unit passed on from my grandmother in fairly fragile condition but have no idea of a fair price to offer to buy from the estate. Antique oak bookcase barrister, lawyers, stacking 12 size globe maceys made usa 12 photo. The section are interchangeable and able to be change who ever you wish. They should be sturdy, named for their place in a barristers library, holding all those heavy and important books and were originally designed for travel.

Antique barrister bookcase by lundstrom little falls ny 12 photo. Antique lundstrom lawyers stacking mission oak bookcase cabinet 11 photo. The globewernicke examples are somewhat preferred by collectors, all. Comes apart and restacks nice and easy and would make an impressive addition to any fine household or office. Antique macey door knob barrister bookcase brass globe wernicke m10. Lundstrom mahogany sectional barrister bookcase shelf wooden. The base has a drawer also in good working condition. Not only does it fulfil its primary function of selling and ordering books extremely well, but through its organisation of the successful lowdham book festival it provides a great platform for artists and local companies to speak, write and perform. Antique oak gothic revival carved open front book case 68w. Antique oak 6 section tall barristers stacking bookcase by lundstrom agecountry of origin.

Values for lundstrom barrister sectional bookcase lundstrom five stack sectional oak barrister bookcase with lift and tuck glass doors and a removable top and base. Bookcase, piece of furniture fitted with shelves, often enclosed by glass doors, to hold books. In the olden days, barrister bookcases were made for a lawyers offices read. Antique vintage lundstrom barrister 4 stack bookcase with leaded. Slide the door into the case on a slight angle to the front, lift the brass rod on the side toward the rear of the case into the groove and position the. Lundstrom bookcase mission oak furniture 1915 flier little fa. Each section has a glass front door that lifts upward and recesses into the cabinet when open. Bookcases are used in private homes, public and university libraries, offices and bookstores. High quality american made oak 6section stacking glass door bookcase complete with top and base, labeled lundstrom. These companies include macey, lundstrom, gunn and grand rapids.

He is the author of five books, including black shoe carrier admiral, the first team and the guadalcanal campaign and coauthor of fateful rendezvous. A vintage early 20th century mahogany lundstrom 5 section bookcase with sliding glass doors, the base and top. The lundstrom sectional bookcase is known all over the united states and through the years other wood products have been manufactured. Does anyone know if lundstrom made the stackable barrister. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Presented for your viewing and bidding pleasure is a wonderful barrister type stacking bookcase by c.

Barristers would travel to courts and needed to be able to cart their preinternet law library with them. Accompanied by order blank, average express rates a83 apr. Lundstrom sectional bookcases cat 5 30 x 1931 by c j. Featured texts all books all texts latest this just in smithsonian libraries fedlink us genealogy lincoln collection. The lundstrom collection of terra sigillata in the museum. Furniture bookcases 19001950 category list of antiques, with information and images page 1 sign in. One lundstrom section costs about the same as one good book. Vintage c190010 oak four door book case beveled glass 64 w x 56 h x 15 deep. Built to stack historically, a barrister bookcase was a series of selfcontained shelves that could stack on top of one another into a freestanding bookshelf. Bargain johns antiques carries a wide variety of quality american antique items dating from the 1850 to 1930 time period. The lundstrom sectional bookcase is known all over the united states. Thus, curiously, the bookcase has come full circle from its earliest form as a simple shelf.

The grade differs primarily by the paper the ad was printed on, we do not sell any ads with rips or tears. Two of shelfs units are sighed by lindstrom sectional bookcase patent no 762226 the cj lindstrom mfg co little falls. He patented a sectional bookcase which was manufactured in caslers saw mill on southern ave. With the book newly emancipated, so too was the reader freed to take books away from the stacks to a nearby stool, bench, lectern, or table. Send your questions, any history, a brief description and. Lundstrom sectional book case it grows with your libary manufactured by the c. Approximately 4 feet high, 3 feet wide, and 1 foot deep.

Read on to learn about a history of shelves and bookcases. This is a lundstrom 4section barrister bookcase from the early 1900s. Book the the lundstrom room inn at stone mill, little. The bookcase features a molded top with three stacking bookcases on a molded plinth base. If that thought is making you sweat, there is a perfectly stylish solution. Vintage mahogany 5stack globe wernicke barrister bookcase has top and base, appears to be in original condition. With the lundstrom patented horizontal interlock ing device, book sections of different sizes may be interlocked side by side. Add style and storage to your space with a bookcase.

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