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Sample Book, "Penn Wallpaper Mills" New Patterns, 1941

This is a sample book. It was manufactured by Penn Wall Paper Mills. It is dated 1941 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is machine-printed paper, some embossed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was purchased from Peter L. Masi. It is credited Museum purchase from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund.

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Sample Book, "Penn Wallpaper Mills" New Patterns, 1941; Manufactured by Penn Wall Paper Mills ; USA; machine-printed paper, some embossed; Museum purchase from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund; 1995-5-1-1/195

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