The Resource [Swedenborg's summer house : Wood fragments]

[Swedenborg's summer house : Wood fragments]

Label
[Swedenborg's summer house : Wood fragments]
Title
[Swedenborg's summer house
Title remainder
Wood fragments]
Subject
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
[Swedenborg's summer house : Wood fragments]
Instantiates
Note
  • The three larger fragments were presented to the Academy Museum by Mrs. Alfred Acton, to whom they were given by Dr. Joseph Boyesen, who obtained them in 1887 when Swedenborg's summer house was moved as a memorial to Swedenborg to Skansen Park in Stockholm. The piece of original roofing was given to the library by Mr. Carl Gunther, July, 2003, when he visited Skansen
  • Includes handwritten note in box
Contents
Black knot is from the branch of a tree which overhung Swedenborg's summer house -- Brown knot is from the wall or ceiling boards of summer house -- Large fragment is a piece of one of the floor boards of the summer house -- Small fragment in separate small red box is from Swedenborg's summer house -- Bark fragment from tree growing in Swedenborg's garden. Brought from Sweden by Bishop W.H. Warren(?) [handwritten note glued to back of fragment] -- Piece of roof board and 4 nails from original house
Dimensions
in box 8 x18 x 9 cm.
Extent
5 fragments
Other physical details
wood
Label
[Swedenborg's summer house : Wood fragments]
Note
  • The three larger fragments were presented to the Academy Museum by Mrs. Alfred Acton, to whom they were given by Dr. Joseph Boyesen, who obtained them in 1887 when Swedenborg's summer house was moved as a memorial to Swedenborg to Skansen Park in Stockholm. The piece of original roofing was given to the library by Mr. Carl Gunther, July, 2003, when he visited Skansen
  • Includes handwritten note in box
Contents
Black knot is from the branch of a tree which overhung Swedenborg's summer house -- Brown knot is from the wall or ceiling boards of summer house -- Large fragment is a piece of one of the floor boards of the summer house -- Small fragment in separate small red box is from Swedenborg's summer house -- Bark fragment from tree growing in Swedenborg's garden. Brought from Sweden by Bishop W.H. Warren(?) [handwritten note glued to back of fragment] -- Piece of roof board and 4 nails from original house
Dimensions
in box 8 x18 x 9 cm.
Extent
5 fragments
Other physical details
wood

Library Locations

    • Bryn Athyn College, Swedenborg LibraryBorrow it
      2925 College Drive, Bryn Athyn, PA, 19009, US
      40.1343319 -75.0607419
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