History Of Pennsylvania House Furniture
In 1887 the company formed a small workshop style factory in lewisburg pennsylvania.
History of pennsylvania house furniture. Pennsylvania house furniture related companies general interiors place lewisburg pennsylvania united states notes content circa 1965 1971 catalog of traditional 18th century style home furniture and accessories includes trade catalog black and white images color images. Today the barns and kitchen are gone but the remaining fine brick structure entertains visitors with its three floors of 19th century furniture paintings clocks portraits china glass dolls and textiles. Many people are surprised to learn of the age of the company and the pennsylvania house furniture history. In 2004 the pennsylvania house furniture factory in lewisburg pa was closed by it s owner la z boy industries and all production was sent to china.
It was resurrected as pennsylvania house in 1933 and though its first catalog was printed in 1936 it wasn t until the introduction of pennsylvania house collector s galleries in furniture and. Pennsylvania house solid mahogany banded inlaid dresser credenza buffet. Pennsylvania house furniture set of side tables. Vintage pennsylvania house pa house bedroom nightstand or end table.
Their beautiful designs and high quality furniture graced homes across the country. Later that month came the sale of clayton marcus to sun capital affiliate lexington rowe leaving only american drew and lea among the ladd divisions. On september 6 2007 la z boy announced the sale of pennsylvania house to universal furniture. Their fine cherry oak and maple furniture graced homes across the country.
In 2007 la z boy industries ceased manufacturing pennsylvania house furniture in china and sold the brand name to another manufacturer. The pennsylvania house has been included on the national register of historic places since 1973. Founded in 1887 in lewisburg pa pennsylvania house specialized in traditional cherry wood furniture perfectly suited to your chic granny s b b. Pennsylvania house used to be a household name in the fine furniture business.
Lewisburg pennsylvania was the start of the famous pennsylvania house furniture company. Pennsylvania house chippendale lingerie chest in cherry vtg. Pennsylvania house furniture history. View it on ebay.
View it on ebay. View it on ebay. Also sold was the sam moore division in february 2007 to hooker furniture. Lewisburg is about 60 miles north of the capital of pennsylvania harrisburg pa.
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