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Better homes--Without Magic!


After World War II, the cheical producer Interchemical Corporation advertised in a major magazine. Under a photograph showing a girl playing with a dollhouse, the firm described how well everyone will live in the post war years. Not only because of the 10,000,000 new houses that are needed, but because of the benefits of the chemically-treated surfaces within. Wallpapers will be washable, canvas won't mildew, and appliances will keep their luster longer. It was a time of better living through chemicals, with little thought for future consequences.

  • Material: printed paper
  • Object ID: 111.4245
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