Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1887-1897

GUSN

GUSN-179324

Description

Unused roll. Anglo-Japanese composition of scenes of the adventures of Buffalo Bill; Native American encampments; the ambush of the Deadwood Stage Coach; bear hunting. Printed in yellow, green, orange, and two browns.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1689

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

23 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Frances LeBaron Poole

Accession Number

1973.112

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," p. 232, fig. 64.2 Sanborn, "Old Time Wall Papers," p. 95

Date

1887-1897 (1886-7 is the publication date of "A Peep at Buffalo Bill's Wild West," in which idential pattern illustrations can be found.)

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Buffalo Bill, Wild West, Native Americans, hunting

Medium

Sanitary

Decor Motif

teepee
steer
horse
bear
stage coach
rifle
Native American