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The Resource Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry, written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis

Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry, written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis

Label
Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry
Title
Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes and illustrates the work of craftsmen and artisans in Colonial America. Shows types of work done in town shops and manufacturies, as well as, in homes, village shops, and country forges
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1897-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tunis, Edwin
Dewey number
609.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • T21
  • J609
LC item number
.T8 1965
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Industries
  • United States
  • Decorative arts, Early American
  • Technology
  • Industries
  • United States
  • Decorative arts, Early American
  • Decorative arts, Early American
  • Industries
  • Manners and customs
  • Technology
  • United States
  • Technology
  • United States
  • United States-
  • Art industries and trade
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry, written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New World, new ways: British restrictions -- Specialists -- Status -- The Apprentice system -- Journeymen -- Masters -- Quality and honesty -- Prices -- Country work: The Blacksmith -- The Cooper -- The White cooper -- The Housewright -- The Sawyers -- The Joiner -- The Miller -- The Tanner and currier -- The Fuller -- The Intinerants -- The Cat whipper -- The Weaver -- The Tailor -- The Chandler -- The Tinker -- Town shops: The Barber and wigmaker -- The Baker -- The Apothecary -- The Hatter -- The Eyeglass seller -- The Cutler -- The Tobacconist -- The Hornsmith -- Bespoke work: The Town blacksmiths -- The Locksmith -- The Gunsmith -- The Whitesmith -- The Plumber -- The Pewterer -- The Coppersmith -- The Silversmith -- The Builder -- The Cabinetmaker -- The Wainwright and the coachmaker -- The Bookbinder -- The Weaver -- The Shoemaker -- The Limner -- Group work: The Shipwrights -- The Chandlers -- The Potters -- The Block printers -- The Letterpress printers -- Manufactories: The Papermakers -- The Glass blowers -- The Braziers -- The Clockmakers -- The Ironmasters
Control code
ocm00560970
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
159 pages
Lccn
65013076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 91554
  • (OCoLC)00560970
Label
Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry, written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New World, new ways: British restrictions -- Specialists -- Status -- The Apprentice system -- Journeymen -- Masters -- Quality and honesty -- Prices -- Country work: The Blacksmith -- The Cooper -- The White cooper -- The Housewright -- The Sawyers -- The Joiner -- The Miller -- The Tanner and currier -- The Fuller -- The Intinerants -- The Cat whipper -- The Weaver -- The Tailor -- The Chandler -- The Tinker -- Town shops: The Barber and wigmaker -- The Baker -- The Apothecary -- The Hatter -- The Eyeglass seller -- The Cutler -- The Tobacconist -- The Hornsmith -- Bespoke work: The Town blacksmiths -- The Locksmith -- The Gunsmith -- The Whitesmith -- The Plumber -- The Pewterer -- The Coppersmith -- The Silversmith -- The Builder -- The Cabinetmaker -- The Wainwright and the coachmaker -- The Bookbinder -- The Weaver -- The Shoemaker -- The Limner -- Group work: The Shipwrights -- The Chandlers -- The Potters -- The Block printers -- The Letterpress printers -- Manufactories: The Papermakers -- The Glass blowers -- The Braziers -- The Clockmakers -- The Ironmasters
Control code
ocm00560970
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
159 pages
Lccn
65013076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 91554
  • (OCoLC)00560970

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