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[Chest of tools possibly belonging to Anton B. Wessendorff] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Chest of tools possibly belonging to Anton B. Wessendorff]

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: It is believed that this chest and tools belonged to Anton B. Wessendorff, a cabinet maker who came to America from Germany about 1850 when he was about 20 yrs old. He started a small cabinet shop in Richmond about 1855 adding a small line of lumber and nails as demand developed. He also began making and finishing caskets.

Subject

  • Keyword: Anton Wessendorff
  • Keyword: tool boxes
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Science and Technology - Tools

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas

Collection

  • Name: Fort Bend Museum Collection
    Code: FB

Institution

  • Name: Fort Bend Museum
    Code: FBM

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1971.032.001a