Bookcart for APH Book Conveyor


Accession Number: 2017.16.23

Description: Welded cart, framed with angle iron on uprights and under each of three shelves, and reinforced by 1 1/4" strips of sheet metal in lattice on back and in vertical stripes on sides; bottom shelf is .75" thick pine boards, middle and top shelves are 1/8" plywood; angle iron conveyor handle welded to top; frame and shelves painted dark gray; four casters on base, two are fixed and two swivel; fragments of shipping tape at various locations.

Height: 59

Width: 31

Depth: 18

Date Made: ca. 1963

Maker: American Printing House for the Blind

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2017.16.

Subjects: Printing industry Shipping Warehouses

Dimension Notes: Overall

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Steel, wood

Updated: 06/14/2018