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Date Listed 26-Apr-17
Address Saint George, ON N0E1N0
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For Sale By Owner
More Info Vintage, Antiques

Victorian 1913 HOME TEACHER Days Gone By Canadian Version! Chautauqua

I call this the VICTORIAN LAPTOP!!!!!!!!! lol

… Chautauqua Industrial Art Desk Lewis Meyers Co. … antique teaching aid / with the Dominion of Canada ...

• just a fabulous collectible piece of history & oh so, perfect to gift for that special educator
• sold door to door throughout the States & Canada - very innovative for its time – an instant success
• Canadian version has rear map of the Dominion of Canada & Newfoundland (American version has US map)
• oak frame
• folds open to reveal either the rear map side or chalkboard

• reverse or front includes the teaching aid scroll with working mechanism of: Geometry, Shapes/Silhouettes, Animals, Drawings, Botanical, Famous People, Music & Notes, The Palmer method of Business Writing (cursive), Handwriting/Penmanship/Fonts, Telegraphic Codes, Shorthand, Business forms & check writing, Perspective, Electricity, Trains/Planes & Automobiles, Parts & Tools, Architecture/Blueprints, Illustrations, Flags, for over 2 dozen countries, Drawing Still-life & Shading, Nature Studies, Birds & art

• front of desk also, has slatted spaces to hold accessories (chalk, pencils etc.)
• measures: 22”W x 18”H (unopened)
• tons of additional photos upon request
• age appropriate wear & dings – overall condition considering the age & usage is great!
• $200.00

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