Title: Group photograph of American Lava Corporation employees, 1909
Catalog Number: 2017.061.0001
Date (Years): 1908, 1909
Group photograph in front of American Lava Corporation, 1909. There is a man in a two-piece suit, white shirt, long tie, and very tall dark hat. He is standing next to a woman who is dressed in a long light colored skirt and long sleeve white shirt. To their right are four workmen. One is wearing dark pants and vest, white shirt with sleeves rolled up to his elbows, and a cap. The other three are wearing light colored dungarees or overalls, long sleeve shirts, and caps. Behind them is a large, industrial building with a sign “American Lava Co.” over the entrance door. There are vines growing up the side of the building, flower boxes at the windows, boxwoods along the side of the building, and a short cast iron fence to the left of the building. The image is mounted on a large piece of dark matboard.
There is an inscription on verso, “In doorway – Lina Reynolds, in front of the Lava Co. 1909” 3.00 B 1908
American Lava Corporation was founded in 1902. It was first located at Market Square, then moved to Williams Street in 1910.
Signs, “Positively no admittance” and “Amercian Lava Co. New York – Chicago”
An attribution for non-commerce use is required when utilizing images in this collection. Please use the “Courtesy of Picnooga” and link to this website whenever possible. Members of the media or inquiries about commercial use, please contact us directly by using the “Ask a question” button in the bottom right hand corner of your screen.
Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)
You are free to:
Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material
The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.
Under the following terms:
Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes.
No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.
You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where your use is permitted by an applicable exception or limitation.
No warranties are given. The license may not give you all of the permissions necessary for your intended use. For example, other rights such as publicity, privacy, or moral rights may limit how you use the material.
URL for this statement: