Origin of tarpaper
Examples from the Web for tarpaper
The roof will be of two thicknesses of boards, bent to a gentle oval over a stout ridge-pole, and again with tarpaper between.
Outside, the rain fell in great silvery sheets, so that the noise on the tarpaper roof of the barracks was almost deafening.Three Soldiers|John Dos Passos
The walls will be of shiplap, covered with matched siding, with tarpaper between.