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paper (fiber product)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Refers generally to all types of thin matted or felted sheets or webs of fiber formed and dried on a fine screen from a pulpy water suspension. The fibers may be animal, such as hair, silk or wool, or mineral, such as asbestos, or synthetic. However most paper is made from cellulosic plant fiber, such as from wood pulp, grass, cotton, linen, and straw.

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Wightman Williams -- Hand-decorated papers, circa 1940s-1950s

 File — Box 4, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous hand-decorated binding papers by Wightman Williams. Nineteen pieces ranging in size from 4 x 23 cm to 23 x 31 cm. Patterns, colors, and types of paper vary.

Dates: circa 1940s-1950s