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2001.281.361 (RS183397)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Mrs. Hawthorne's Parlor, The Wayside in Concord, Massachusetts. Plain, ungrounded red paper. Notes indicate that the paper was installed by former property owner Mrs. D. L. Lothrop in 1899 and removed as part of a wallpaper restoration project undertaken by the National Park Service in 1967.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1899
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Hawthorne's Parlor / The Wayside / Concord Mass" (handwritten)
"15 Rolls" (handwritten)
"Red Wallaper / 1899 Put on By Mrs. D. L. Lothrop / Mrs Hawthorne's Parlor / The Wayside / Removed 1967 / 29" wide rolls" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original To The Wayside.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.361
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284135
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Period/Style
Plain Papers
Form
wall fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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