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What Is An Adirondack Chair?

Summer is finally here, and everybody is thinking about being outdoors. Many will be wanting a durable, good looking Adirondack chairs in which to sit and read or watch the world go by. These chairs were traditionally made of eleven flat boards. It has a rounded back and extra wide armrests on which to balance a book or drink. Originally the chair had a straight back but the rounded version won out as more comfortable. It has no back legs but slants backward. This design feature is because inventor Thomas Lee made the chair to be used on sloping mountainous ground. The round back version along with a more contoured seats were added by Irving Wolpin in 1938....

What Is An Adirondack Chair?
posted on: Jun 24, 2015 | author: admin