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Object Timeline

1936

  • Work on this object began.

1950

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2017

  • You found it!

Sidewall (USA), 1936–50

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1936–50 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed, textured ground. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Suzanne Lipschutz and catalogued by Rose Gottschalk and Molly Holst. It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

1256 x 57 cm (494 1/2 x 22 7/16 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "JOIN HERE, RUN 4, UNION MADE, MADE IN U.S.A."

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1936–50; machine-printed, textured ground; 1256 x 57 cm (494 1/2 x 22 7/16 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-213

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