Dyer's record book

Old Pacific Print Works1882–83

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, United States

Notebook with marbled cover containing 161 samples with recipes for printing. Mostly brightly colored floral patterns.

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  • Title: Dyer's record book
  • Creator: Old Pacific Print Works
  • Date Created: 1882–83
  • Markings: Front Cover: Trial Book March 82
  • Dimensions: H x W x D: 1.9 x 21.5 x 33.7 cm (3/4 x 8 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)Open: 33.7 x 40.6 x 8.9 cm (13 1/4 x 16 x 3 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Dyer's record book
  • Rights: Gift of Frederick J. Whitehead from the collection compiled by his father Cornelius Whitehead at the Pacific Print Works of Lawrence, Massachusetts
  • Medium: Medium: cardboard, paper, printed cotton samples Technique: printed on plain weave and sateen