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Technical Information on Building Materials for Use in the Design of Low-Cost Housing – 25. Wall Plaster Bases and Furring

Report Acceptance Date: 
October 1936 (8 pages)
Posted Date:   
May 26, 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 is the first of three summarizing the 1924 National Bureau of Standards circular #151, “Wall Plaster: Its Ingredients, Preparation, and Properties.”

This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.