Norman Lathrop Enterprises | Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Index To How To Do It Information
Lathrop Report On Newspaper Indexes
A profile of Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Last Updated
  Index Home  |   A-Z Subject Heading Guide    |   Keyword Search  |   Union List 

Detailed entries for one subject from the INDEX TO HOW TO DO IT INFORMATION.
Click on a see also (sa) or tracing (xx) to view detailed entries about a related subject.
The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
To obtain a copy of any magazine article contact your local public library or the publisher.

xx   BOX

Photos shows how little drawers from old sewing machines can be mounted on the wall as planters or recipe files.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 54

Photo shows a child's free-form wall unit. Various shape boxes are attached to a wall to provide for display and storage. One box features a drop-down front to serve as a desk. Est. cost: $49.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1983 (v.61#2) pg. 40

A combination wall box and knife storage rack.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Dec 1983 (v.7#3) pg. 18

How to make a small wall box (salt box) with dovetailed corners, a lift-up top and a small drawer. Overall dimensions: 13" tall, 9" deep, 8" wide.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Aug 1984 (v.15#4) pg. 36

Wall-hung box has a pair of ducks across the front edge.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 1 1980 (v.93#15) pg. 62, 109

Early American wall caddy with drawers and hinged lid.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #89 Dec 1965 (v.15#6) pg. 44

A box from the rock. An introduction to Newfoundland outport furniture. Instructions for building a wooden knife box, which doesn't hold knives, but sharpens them. The 26" long, 4" wide backboard (honing board) hangs from a wall. Attached to one end is a box containing rottenstone, pumice or sand. Reproductions are used to hold miscellany.
HARROWSMITH COUNTRY LIFE #137 Nov-Dec 1997 (v.21) pg. 72

How to build an early American wall box. Unit is 9" wide, 16" high and 5" deep. Base is a planter. Top has a compartment enclosed with a picture frame door. Pictures can be changed.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #7 Fall 1977 (v.2#3) pg. 40

Wooden wall box with a small drawer is also a candle sconce. Colonial styling.
INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION Oct 1980 (v.69#7) pg. 46
Added Info INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION Nov 1980 (v.69#8) pg. 50

Wall rack (wall box) is styled similar to a deacon's bench. It features a single storage drawer and two shelves suitable for displaying small objects.
INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION Apr 1981 (v.70#4) pg. 44

Colonial style comb box hangs on the wall and has a mirror and two small drawers.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1968 (v.129#6) pg. 129

Box shelves. Slim boxes, hung vertically, display art items and knick-knacks.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1967 (v.190#5) pg. 167

Unique Victorian wall box is held together without any glue, nails or screws. Seven pieces of scroll work snap together. Use as a candle box, mail holder, etc.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #63 Nov 1991 (v.11#3) pg. 36, Insert

How to convert old drawers into wall-mounted display shelves.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 7 1979 (v.42#13) pg. 99, 142

Letter box. Wall-hung box has two compartments for letters and a small drawer for stamps. Overall dimensions: 17" high, 6" wide, 4" deep.
WOODSMITH #55 Feb 1988 pg. 4

Colonial style open wall box holds candles or small household items.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1979 (v.3#1) pg. 14

Wall box with a small drawer can serve to support a candle holder, thus forming a candle sconce. Colonial styling. Overall dimensions: 19" tall, 8" wide, 6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1979 (v.3#4) pg. 8

Small pine wall box features two small drawers.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1980 (v.4#4) pg. 15

Wall box in the shape of an old wooden grain scoop.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1980 (v.4#6) pg. 16

Colonial pipe box (wall box) is very suitable as a mail holder. Overall dimensions: 20" tall, 7" wide, 4" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1984 (v.8#4) pg. 41

Early American wall box has two compartments. Suitable for holding mail, envelopes, notes, and other items. Overall dimensions: 12" wide, 14" tall, 4" deep
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1986 (v.10#2) pg. 44

Three-drawer country wall box. Overall dimensions: 17" tall, 8" wide, 6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1988 (v.12#2) pg. 40

Shaker hanging candlesconces. Three styles shown.

Colonial wall boxes from pine in four styles.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1963 (v.19#6) pg. 56

Old fashioned string box hangs on the wall. The shape is similar to a bird house mounted on a plaque. The top opens to store string or anything else.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1986 (v.42#2) pg. 39

Shaker-inspired wall box can be combined with a small candleholder to form a wall "sconce".
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1990 (v.46#1) pg. 32

Easy to build wall Shaker-style storage boxes hang on wooden pegs and hold your household cleaning supplies, weeding tools, etc. Simply remove an individual box and take it to your job site. Each open-top box measures 5"x7"x11".
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1990 (v.46#6) pg. 62

Nail-together wall-hung message center (wall box) has one small drawer for pencils and paper.
WORKBENCH Jun-Jul 1993 (v.49#3) pg. 60