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Catalog Number 02535
Object Name Chair
Collection Col. Victor M. Locke, Jr.
Date c. 1884
Tribe Choctaw
Description Wood swivel office chair with cane bottom and back. Cast iron under structure with a spring. Adjustable for height.
Dimensions H-36.5 W-19 L-22 inches
Material cast iron, wood, cane
Provenance In file is: "Chair last used by a Choctaw Chief in the office of the Capitol of the Choctaw Nation in Tuskahoma before they gave up their tribal government in 1906." Also "Chair used in the Choctaw Council House in Tuskahoma from 1884 until their Tribal Government was given up in 1907. Loaned to the State Historical Society by Maj. Victor M. Locke, Jr. December 7th, 1923 No. 2535. C.C.C." Also: "First used by Edmond McCurtain in 1884, and last by Chief Victor M. Locke..."
People Locke, Victor M.
Search Terms Chair
Tuskahoma
Category Historical Furniture Chairs