I spotted this multi-colored panel while driving down Main Street and had to circle the block to get back around for a photograph. It is listed as circa 1950 (no other information) on the Mississippi Department of Archives and History/Historic Resources Inventory database. Manta identified the company as established in 1948.architectural screen blocks in an interesting post that helped me understand why I might not be able to locate this pattern. While there were standardized units, there were also exclusive patterns, and regional patterns, and hundreds of different designs. That makes me feel a lot better, TR!
...aesthetically pleasing...elegant and transparent functional works of art with that space age, futuristic feel of the era...geometric repetition--regularized patterns put together to form more complex rhythmic configurations.Flickr link!