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Ru-Ber-Oid Unit Shingles, The Standard Paint Co., Chicago, New York, Boston

EP001.12.006.012.032 (RS235363)

Description

Ruberoid Shingles are surfaced with crushed natural slate and have an asphalt coating. The items are red and green shingles. The product is available at the A.T. Stearns Lumber Company, Neponset, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
undated
Physical Description
2 samples ; 5 x 3 inches
Dimensions
5x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, 12 April 1924.
GUSN
285882
Reference Code
EP001.12.006.012.032

Record details

Originator
Standard Paint Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
asphalt (bituminous material)
building materials
business (commercial function)
roofing slate
roofs
Material Type
samples
Subjects
Shingles
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
New York City (New York state)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Product catalogues: Building materials: Roofing and gutters

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