MacDonald's Bookcase, 1976
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A preliminary sketch of "MacDonald's Bookcase" by W. Joseph Carr, 1976. The Macdonald's bookcase with the golden arches design was part of a group of preliminary sketches that Joseph Carr did by request for the Fall/ Winter 1976 Easy to Do Decorating magazine. Joseph Carr was a noted furniture designer, artist, cartoonist and sculptor from Gardner, Massachusetts. He worked for the Heywood-Wakefield Company as a furniture designer from 1936 till the company closed its doors in 1979. He also did freelance furniture designs for a variety of furniture companies including S. Bent & Brothers, Inc.
Is part of the W. Joseph Carr Collection, LaChance Library, Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner, Massachusetts, http://www.mwcc.edu/Html/Library/index.html. For further information, see the Greater Gardner Furniture History Documentary Project website, http://www.mwcc.edu/gardnerfurniture/default.html.
- Carr, William Joseph, 1910-1999
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Furniture industry and trade--Massachusetts--Gardner
Furniture industry and trade--Caricatures and cartoons
Easy to Do Decorating
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- Carr, William Joseph, 1910-1999. MacDonald's Bookcase, 1976. 1976. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/bk1291867. (Accessed July 19, 2018.)
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- Carr, William Joseph, 1910-1999, (1976) MacDonald's Bookcase, 1976. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/bk1291867
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- Carr, William Joseph, 1910-1999. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/bk1291867>.