- School & Youth
- Get Involved
Rolled fragment of floral wallpaper from the parlor of the William H. Greeley Homestead, New Gloucester, Maine. Wallpaper is second layer of two. First layer is still affixed. All-over floral of groups of planted stylized flowers. Roller-printed in metallic gold, black, peach and pale green on brown ground. This paper was still on the wall of the home's parlor in 1979.
paper (fiber product)
"This w.p. is now on the parlor wall of the Wm Greeley house in New Gloucester, Maine + is lovely" ((See also, letter from Dorothy Waterouse about her visit to the Wm. Greeley house. In object file).)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Original To William H. Greeley Homestead,
29 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
New Gloucester (Cumberland county, Maine)
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.1112.1