Nelson-Matter Company

Nelson-Matter Company

Maker: Furniture

Year: Founded 1844

Reference: Arts & Crafts Furniture Design: The Grand Rapids Contribution, Don Marek

Notes: Nelson-Matter Co., Grand Rapids, MI. Founded 1844 by C. C. Comstock, James and Ezra Nelson, E. Matters. Pioneer sawmill evolved into one of Grand Rapids’ largest furniture factories, becoming Nelson-Matter Co. in 1870. Bedroom, dining room and living rooms suites in every style, including A&C.

Photo Credit: **Photo courtesy of Sharon Ross