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Technical Information on Building Materials for Use in the Design of Low-Cost Housing – 48. Shellac

Report Acceptance Date: 
June 1937 (6 pages)
Posted Date:   
June 1, 2020

This historic digest is part of a series published by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Bureau of Standards on the technical characteristics of building materials used in the construction of affordable housing units. Each digest presents condensed, essential facts regarding its given topic, and is intended for use by staff at federal agencies, manufacturers, trade associations, and builders. This publication provides a summary of the 1923 National Bureau of Standards technical paper “Shellac” by Percy H. Walker and Lawrence L. Steel.

This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.