Lately, I’ve been putting time into some things I can’t speak much of, yet. But there has been too many time in my life, when I have spoken too soon, about many things, that never really came to be, in the end. Anyway, just so you know, I’ve been more creatively productive than it has seemed lately. This first school desk is one my husband, Michael, picked up at a yard sale he stopped at. Because I not only love antiques, but love all things ‘old school days’ related!
So I am finally starting to remember to keep my mouth shut about some things, until they are a little more certain! ; ) Doesn’t it bug you when people speak so vaguely? He paid for it, and once he did, the seller told him it was made around 1932.
1987: Management-led buy-out returns headquarters to Grand Rapids. Probably the names most associated with American Seating were the master carvers in its Church Division.
Antique school desks are found in personal collections and in museums.
A school desk signifies the institution of learning and a time in youth when children learned the basics of reading, writing and math.
Grand Rapids, Michigan (also New York, New York, and Chicago, Illinois) SEE ALSO American School Furniture Co.
(GRSFCo.) Listed below COMPANY HISTORY 1886: Grand Rapids School Furniture Company founded.