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Wallpaper Sample Book

1990.302 (RS209809)

Description

Wallpaper sample book titled "1930 / Style Book / Certified / Fadeproof / Wall Paper / Remember: / We Pay Postage / We Pay Freight / Sears, Roebuck and Co. / Store Everywhere to Serve Everyone." Book is covered with heavy paper printed with an abstract design with title printing in black ink. Book contains over seventy-five sidewall patterns. Verso of leaves are printed with pattern information including description, suggested usage, price, and coodinating border and ceiling patterns.

Details

Maker
Sears, Roebuck and Company (Retailer)
Date
1929
Inscriptions
"1930 / Style Book / Certified / Fadeproof / Wall Paper / Remember: / We Pay Postage / We Pay Freight / Sears, Roebuck and Co. / Store Everywhere to Serve Everyone" (Printed on front cover.)
"The Wall Paper Ass'n. / This wall paper / guaranteed to / meet all require- / ments as specified / by United States / Department of / Commerce / Wall Paper - Commercial Standard / C.S. 16-29 U.S.A." (Printed on back cover.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Descriptive terms
Catalog, Trade
paper (fiber product)
sample books
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.302
GUSN
293350

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