Elkhorn Chair

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Seth Kinman - Life in California - Life As An Entertainer
... While delivering an elkhorn chair to President Buchanan in 1857, Kinman said "l awoke one fine morning and found myself famous." He made use of this fame, starting in the summer of 1861 ... I would finish up by describing my elkhorn chair and how I had constructed it ... exhibited his curiosities including his chairs, primarily in Pennsylvania and Illinois ...
Seth Kinman - Presidential Chairs
... Kinman first used the large number of elkhorns shed near his farm every year to create a fence ... With the help of George Hill, about 1856 he created his first elkhorn chair, which he traded to Dr ... The construction of an elkhorn chair included using matching horns to make the front legs and arms of the chair ...

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