Exciting new idea in wall covering, Congowall! Made by the makers of Gold Seal Congoleum, Congoleum-Nairn Inc., Kearny, New Jersey, 1940s

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1940s

Location Note

Product catalogues: Interior decoration and finishes: Wallpaper (2 of 2)

GUSN

GUSN-316765

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Description

Congowall is described as a baked enamel with a unique fibre backing. The product is available from Belle's Linoleum Shop, 66 Free Street, Portland, Maine.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
building materials
wall coverings
brochures

Physical Description

1 brochure : illustrations (some color) ; 6 x 3 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.013.007.033

Image Dimensions

6 x 3 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Maine Historical Society, 2015.

Places

Kearny (Hudson county, New Jersey)
Portland (Cumberland county, Maine)

Record Details

Originator

Congoleum-Nairn, Inc. (Publisher)

Material Type

brochures

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Interior decoration and finishes: Wallpaper (2 of 2)