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Expanded Vermiculite Caspro Plaster Aggregate, California Stucco Products of N.E., Inc. 169 Waverley Street, Cambridge, Mass.

EP001.12.006.010.003 (RS262348)

Description

Product features are described for potential customers. There is a table with the title "A summary of fire-resistance ratings using metal lath and lightweight aggregate-gypsum plaster." The John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Building on Berkeley Street was fireproofed with the plaster. The Boston University buildings on Commonwealth Avenue are also shown. Text on the front cover margin reads "A.I.A. File-21-A7."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
undated
Physical Description
1 brochure : illustrations ; 11 x 8 1/4 inches
Dimensions
11x 8 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292525
Reference Code
EP001.12.006.010.003

Record details

Originator
California Stucco Products of New England, Inc. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
building materials
business (commercial function)
fireproofing
plaster
Material Type
brochures
Subjects
Berkeley Street (Boston, Mass.)
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Building materials: Plaster

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