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Sidewall (USA), 1938–50

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by J.C. Eisenhart Wallpaper Co.. It is dated 1938–50 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

252 x 49 cm (99 3/16 x 19 5/16 in. )

It is inscribed

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

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1938–50; Manufactured by J.C. Eisenhart Wallpaper Co. ; machine-printed; 252 x 49 cm (99 3/16 x 19 5/16 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-70

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