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    Posted 11 years ago

    jillandalana
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    I found this cabinet at a shop here in my town. I fell in love with it and bought it.( I hope i got a decent deal on it). It is a Huge piece of furniture approx. 7 1/2 high, and 6ft long. Made of oak, it has 32 cubby holes at top, 6 larger drawers, and 2 large doors at the bottom. I really don't know what it is. I have been told a Post Office desk, Railroad desk, even a dental desk. I have been trying to research it to find out what it was used for. It is a great conversational piece in my house.

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    1. YardSaleDave, 11 years ago
      I don't blame you for snapping it up, I would have, if I saw it first. That's one interesting piece of furniture.
      Congrats on a nice pick.
      dave
    2. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 9 years ago
      I love it..whatever it is!! I think it's an old Post Office piece by the way the drawers lean out. I could store lots of art and craft material in that!!
    3. BHock45 BHock45, 9 years ago
      I was about to say, mail room or an old filing cabinet of some kind. Maybe for medical records. Very cool!
    4. Manikin Manikin, 7 years ago
      We had something similar in old Library that the index cards were kept in to locate books .
    5. Manikin Manikin, 7 years ago
      I also remember there being larger drawers and forget now what they kept in them . Below was old Newspapers as I remember . Very Nice piece anyone would love it whatever it is .

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