Jacob and Lyman Abbott's Desk, Farmington, ca. 1830

Contributed by Farmington Historical Society


Desk with bookcase on top owned by Jacob Abbott and used when he was headmaster of the Abbott School. The desk then came into the possession of his son, Lyman Abbott. It was on display at the Farmington Public Library for many years. Now in the collection of the Farmington Historical Society.
Vintage 1830's.

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About This Item

  • Title: Jacob and Lyman Abbott's Desk, Farmington, ca. 1830
  • Creation Date: circa 1830
  • Subject Date: circa 1830
  • Town: Farmington
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood, metal
  • Dimensions: 200 cm x 108 cm x 52 cm
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Farmington Historical Society
PO Box 575, Farmington, ME 04938


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