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Food ➔ Fork, Dinner

Identifier:
V 6415a-k
Description:
Plain, four pronged, raised design on handle tip-top half of a heart, handle tip raised up.;A1: common designation for standard grade electroplate.;Back of handle, stamp: ' (star) Rogers and Bro. A1'.;USA: Michigan, Grand Rapids. Voigt House. Voigt donated majority of the CGA Voigt Estate to the Grand Rapids Foundation upon his death in 1971. GRF leased the property to the KCCHP. KCCHP purchased the property in 1974 and in turn donated it to the city of Grand Rapids.. Voigt, Ralph.;USA: Michigan, Grand Rapids. Voigt House. Voigt, Ralph.;Front of handle, engraved: 'C.V.'. |
Date:
1875 – 1925
Materials:
Silver, Metal
Dimensions:
1" h 7" w 1" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Kent County Council For Historic Preservation
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Meriden Britannia Company

Kent County Council For Historic Preservation
The Kent County Council for Historic Preservation has several responsibilities that support the preservation and protection of our history. These include:
  • Recommending designation of new historic districts 
  • Reviewing applications for proposed alterations within historic districts
  • Enforcing the Historic Preservation Ordinance Chapter and cooperating with the state, federal and local governments in pursuance of its responsibilities
  • Conducting meetings or hearings necessary to carry out these purposes
The Historic Preservation Commission consists of seven members who reside in Grand Rapids. Members are appointed by the City Commission for three-year terms (two consecutive terms are allowed). Members shall have a demonstrated interest in or knowledge of historic preservation. Two members shall be appointed from a list submitted by the Kent County Council for Historic Preservation and one member shall be an architect duly registered in the State of Michigan.

http://grcity.us/design-and-development-services/Planning-Department/Pages/Historic-Preservation-Commission.aspx