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Arlene Taylor papers, [ca. 1938-1965]

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Creator:
Taylor, Arlene
Subject:
Meyercord Decal Company
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
5.0 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence; clippings; publicity materials; scrapbooks; business papers; photographs; and miscellaneous items accumulated by Arlene Taylor as a result of her association with the Meyercord Decal Company.
Citation:
Arlene Taylor papers, [ca. 1938-1965]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Interior decorator, New York, N.Y. Was a proponent of the "Do-it-yourself" decorating movement of the early 1930s. Introduced the decal and plastic tiles as decorating elements.
Provenance:
Donated 1969 by Arlene Taylor.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Interior decoration
Interior decoration accessories
Interior decorators
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8578
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210757
AAA_collcode_taylarle
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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