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1950

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1958

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1991

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Sidewall, Nubby Tweed, 1950–58

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Alma Barr Manufacturing Company. It is dated 1950–58 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

49 cm (19 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "WATERFAST, LIGHT TESTED COLORS, MADE IN U.S.A. RUN, JOIN HERE, U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Nubby Tweed, 1950–58; Manufactured by Alma Barr Manufacturing Company ; USA; machine-printed, textured ground; 49 cm (19 5/16 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-256

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