Paine-furniture-company-catalogs-boston-mass, detailed drawings show the range of furniture pieces available from paine's. the front and back covers are missing with the catalog starting on page 3. page 4 has an illustration of the manufacturing department.. Smithsonian museums continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of covid-19. read a message from our director, and check our website and social media for updates., paine's furniture company [catalog] by paine's furniture co. (boston, mass.) published 1880 by s.n. in boston.. Brief history and description. the paine furniture company was founded in boston, massachusetts in 1835 by leonard shearer. boston in 1835 was a small city, but furniture production was a growing industry which shearer recognized., addeddate 2011-05-16 15:23:11 bookplateleaf 0006 call number nk2265 p14a tc camera canon 5d foldoutcount 0 identifier catalogue00pain identifier-ark ark:/13960/t7cr6pv1z.
Furniture is the mass noun for the movable objects ('mobile' in latin languages) intended to support various human activities such as seating and sleeping in beds, to hold objects at a convenient height for work using horizontal surfaces above the ground, or to store things.