> -----Original Message-----
> From: Met History
> Sent: Tuesday, June 05, 2001 7:23 AM
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> Subject: Tile question answered....
> Christopher (response from Eric Astrachan of Artfind Tile follows)
> For more information on historical tiles, may I suggest you
> contact the Tile
> Heritage Foundation (Joe Taylor). This is an extraordinary
> organization with
> huge amounts of information on American tile. Their phone number is
> 707-431-8455. Should the area code have changed, they are located in
> Healdsburg, CA.
I'll vouch for these folks. They were able to identify the mfr. of my
bathroom wall tiles (Mosiac Tile Co., Zanesville, OH) from the symbol on the
back, and were also helpful in advising how to treat the nasty grotey icky
slimey yucky thin grout joints between them.
They have a web site: <http://www.tiles.org/pages/tileorgs/thfinfo.htm>
Dan Becker, Executive Director "Conformists die, but
Raleigh Historic heretics live on forever"
Districts Commission -- Elbert Hubbard
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