Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1899

GUSN

GUSN-284135

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Mrs. Hawthorne's Parlor, The Wayside in Concord, Massachusetts. Plain, ungrounded red paper. Notes indicate that the paper was installed by former property owner Mrs. D. L. Lothrop in 1899 and removed as part of a wallpaper restoration project undertaken by the National Park Service in 1967.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Mrs. Hawthorne's Parlor / The Wayside / Concord Mass" (handwritten)
"15 Rolls" (handwritten)
"Red Wallaper / 1899 Put on By Mrs. D. L. Lothrop / Mrs Hawthorne's Parlor / The Wayside / Removed 1967 / 29" wide rolls" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Original To The Wayside,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11 1/2 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.361

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Wallpaper Details

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Plain Papers