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Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1941

  • Work on this object began.

2018

2019

  • You found it!

Magazine, House & Garden, Pennsylvania Dutch, 1941

This is a Magazine. It is dated 1941.

One of the sections featured in this magazine discussed the Pennsylvania Dutch influence with descriptions of how designers, like Mergentime, were inspired by some of these early American motifs, such as hearts, scrolled letters, and angels.

It is credited Courtesy of Mergentime Family Archive.

Its dimensions are

L x W (closed): 31.8 × 24.1 cm (12 1/2 × 9 1/2 in.)

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