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1944

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1991

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Sidewall (USA), 1944

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by United Wallpaper Factories, Inc.. It is dated 1944 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

48.5 cm (19 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "JOIN HERE, WATERFAST, RUN I, UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1944; Manufactured by United Wallpaper, Inc. ; machine-printed on paper; 48.5 cm (19 1/8 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-20

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