Information Sought On Tennessee Red Cedar Miniature Rolltop Desks

Monday, May 3, 2021
A friend of mine just dropped off a Tennessee Red Cedar manufacturing company piece.  It is a miniature roll top desk. 

A small child could sit at it and it appears authentic.  Does anyone know anything about their manufacturing or have any indication of its value?

I had never heard of this company until I saw the sticker in the drawer. 

Any information anyone could provide would be helpful.

Jim Porter
931 205-4313
Shelbyville, Tn.

Hamilton And Marion County Sites Nominated For National Register of Historic Places

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Information Sought On Tennessee Red Cedar Miniature Rolltop Desks


Two nominations from Hamilton County, Beck Knob Cemetery and Price-Evans Foundry, and one nomination in Marion County, Big Hill Fire Lookout Tower, are among seven nominations to the National ... (click for more)

In 2021, the Soddy Bank building celebrates 100 years of being part of the local community. It does not happen often - a Historical Association gets to celebrate a 100-year milestone in ... (click for more)

A friend of mine just dropped off a Tennessee Red Cedar manufacturing company piece. It is a miniature roll top desk. A small child could sit at it and it appears authentic. Does anyone ... (click for more)



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