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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 2003.28.01
Object Name Secretary
Description 1840s mahogany veneer secretary, purchased due to its similarity to the Tolmie secretary at McLoughlin House. Has three bookshelves behind glass doors, according to seller, glass is original, as is the finish and all but one of the shelves. One lock is missing, and the desk part was repaired, replacing the bottom corners and the felt. The top part measures 17 inches deep, 10 inches tall, and 56 inches wide. The middle part measures 12 inches deep, 46 inches tall, and 46 inches wide. The bottom section measures 20 inches deep, 36 inches tall, and 46 inches wide.
Date c. 1840s
Year Range from 1835
Year Range to 1865
People Tolmie, William Fraser
Search Terms Bookshelf
Secretary
Books
Library
Imagefile 004\2003281.JPG