Care & Preservation
Dows gifted American antique furniture to Florida museum
A Daytona Beach, Florida, museum may hold the best collection of American antique furniture south of Williamsburg, Virginia.
Expanding tables accommodate families of every size
Eating used to be such a simple affair: If you found something to eat you ate it right then and there. When we got civilized eating became more complicated.
Things We Love: Raggedy Ann, Howard’s Restor-A-Finish, Trunk Encyclopedia
Our staff loves old things, but these new products make our collections and investments all the more valuable: Raggedy Ann and Andy retro rag dolls, Howard’s Restor-A-Finish, The Encyclopedia of Antique Trunks.
New, Vintage, or Antique? Interpreting chair construction
At first chairs don’t have a lot to say about who they are or where they came from (or when); you have to look closely at the construction.