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Title: Leather envelope or wallet belonging to Edward Alfred Van Valkenburgh, after 1893

Accession Number: 2005.34.153
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - ACCESSORY
Type: envelope
Maker: H. Muehlstein & Co.
Place: USA, CT, Norwalk
Date: after 1893
Materials: leather
Description: Envelope; Leather envelope or wallet belonging to Edward Alfred Van Valkenburgh, after 1893 (see Manuscript coll. 311); from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small brown leather envelope or wallet (most likely), folded in center to make two halves, left half has a semi-open flap for storage, while the right side has a pocket (only one side is not stiched shut); printed on front "Dr. E. A. Van Valkenburgh"; printed on inside left flap "H. MUEHLSTEIN & COMPANY INC./ NEW YORK 41 East 42nd Street/ CHICAGO 114 W. Van Buren St./ AKRON 1111 Akron Savings & Loan Bldg./ BOSTON 176 Federal Street".

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