1 of a pair of identical chairs. Hitchcock-type straight chairs with rush seats and so-called "pillow back" top rails. Wood has been painted red and black. Gilt decoration. Chairs were re-caned in the 1930's.
Chairs donated January 22, 1964 by Robert Spalding. They belonged to Frank Spalding, uncle of donor. Frank was the oldest of Bishop John Franklin and Lavinia Spencer's 5 children. Bishop John Franklin Spalding, was Bishop of Colorado 1874-1902. Frank was Bishop of Utah 1905-14.