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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
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Published Date:
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 13:00:07 +0000
Blog Post Category:
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Object of the Day
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bunting
drapery
eagle
Federal Capital Building
frieze
stars and stripes
wallpaper
window display
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Design  Search this
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