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Wallpaper Sample Folder

2014.2.1 (RS197858)

Description

Paper folder holding unbound "Liberty" wallpaper samples, similiar to a Wallpaper Sample Book. Produced by Allen-Doane & Company, Inc. Gray paper with crimson printing. Contains a letter (2014.2.2) and nine folded wallpaper samples.

Details

Maker
Allen-Doane Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1950-1965
Inscriptions
"Allen-Doane & Company, Inc. / Established 1904 / Presents / Liberty / Trade Mark / Hand screened documentary wallpapers / Custom Screening A Specialty / 40 Sudbury Street / Boston Mass. / Phone RI2-3740 / 2-3745" (Screen printed on front of folder.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Catalog, Trade
folders (containers)
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
wallpapers
Dimensions
14 1/4 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.2.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
288763
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.714.4 Relationship Another example of folder.

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