I own a house near Akron, Ohio, and the interior was finished in
exactly the same way as Tim descibes below. The house was built in 1943.
--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, "tbarney2004" <tbarney@...> wrote:
I can say that it was available in at least some form in the 50's.
18" wide sheets of 1/2" thick gypsum board. Mostly paper backed,
This was finished with a hardshell skim coat of plaster (
So I'm wondering if it was a regional thing in the northeast, or of
this would have been a nationwide product being shuttled around in
a myriad of otherwise unremarkable boxcars?
--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, Don Worthy <don_worthy@> wrote:
or even the early 50s. > > Don Worthy
Hey fellows, I didn't think that "sheetrock" was around in the 40s