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Sidewall (USA), 1879–1887

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by M.H. Birge & Sons Co. and distributed by American Wall Paper Manufacturers' Association. It is dated 1879–1887 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is machine-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Thomas Molloy. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Thomas Molloy.

Its dimensions are

48 x 51 cm (18 7/8 x 20 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1879–1887; Manufactured by M.H. Birge & Sons Co. (United States); machine-printed paper; 48 x 51 cm (18 7/8 x 20 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Thomas Molloy; 1941-103-3-a/d

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