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Description

Bed sheet, flat, white (double bed). Includes original manufacturers label.

Details

Maker
Pepperell Mills (Maker)
Date
ca. 1943
Inscriptions
Tag at top of sheet: ""TYPE 128 81 x 108 BEFORE HEMMING"" Tag at corner of sheet: Side one: ""[triangle] Pepperell/ Double Bed"" Side two: ""TORN SIZE 81 x 108 Pat. No. 2059092"" Wrapper: ""The day will come when Pepperell Red Label sheets will again be delivered to you in the box you know so well. Just now we are packing them in this manner to save materials for the Defense Program.""
Location of origin
Biddeford, ME, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
SHEET
sheets (bed coverings)
weaving
World War II
world wars
Woven
Dimensions
81 x 108 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.66
Credit Line
Gift of Jane C. Nylander
GUSN
26661

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