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1936

  • Work on this object began.

1956

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2021

  • You found it!

Sidewall (USA), 1936–56

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1936–56 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

61.5 x 48 cm (24 3/16 x 18 7/8 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "DROP, RUN 3, JOIN, U.W.P.C. OF N.A UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1936–56; machine-printed; 61.5 x 48 cm (24 3/16 x 18 7/8 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-137

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