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1954

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1991

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Sidewall (USA), 1954

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by The Joliet Wallpaper Mills. It is dated 1954 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Suzanne Lipschutz. It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

49 cm (19 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "WATERFAST, LIGHT RESISTING, 797 WCE, RUN I, U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1954; Manufactured by The Joliet Wallpaper Mills ; machine-printed; 49 cm (19 5/16 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-104

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