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Object Timeline

1948

  • Work on this object began.

1956

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

1993

2013

2021

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Sidewall (USA), 1948–56

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Chicago Wall Paper Manufacturers, Co.. It is dated 1948–56 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

48 cm (18 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "JOIN, TRIM, WATERFAST, U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1948–56; Manufactured by Chicago Wall Paper Manufacturers, Co. ; machine-printed; 48 cm (18 7/8 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-83

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