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Album of colonial reproductions, Thomas Strahan Company, Chelsea, Mass.

EP001.12.013.007.020 (RS240147)

Description

The sample descriptions provide the locations, historic houses and persons associated with the wallpaper. A brief history of wallpaper and the Strahan Company is included in the foreword. Strahan no. 7459, "Appleton," was loaned for reproduction by William Sumner Appleton. The Company has showrooms in New York and Chicago.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1938-04-15
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1943-06-04
Physical Description
1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 11 1/2 x 10 inches
Dimensions
11 1/2x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Thomas Strahan Company, June 4, 1943.
GUSN
268210
Reference Code
EP001.12.013.007.020

Record details

Originator
Thomas Strahan Company (Publisher)
Other People
Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947
Descriptive Terms
Thomas Strahan Company
advertising
business (commercial function)
interior decoration
wall coverings
wallpapers
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
Chelsea (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Interior decoration and finishes: Wallpaper (2 of 2)

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