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Author Tunis, Edwin, 1897-1973.

Title Colonial craftsmen : and the beginnings of American industry / written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis.

Publication Info. Cleveland : World Pub. Co., [1965]
1965

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Henry C Adams Memorial Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - HCAG-7  J 680 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Meridian CUSD 223 - Stillman Valley HS Adult Non Fiction - SP2Y-14  609.73 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Mineral-Gold PL Stacks - MGPG-8  745.1 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Mount Morris PL Stacks - MMLY-14  609.73 Tun    AVAILABLE
 Pecatonica CUSD 321 - HS Stacks - PALY-13  973.2 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Pecatonica PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PTLY-13  J 609.73 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Peotone PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PEBB-2  J 745 T    AVAILABLE
 Plano CUSD 88 - Centennial ES Adult Non-Fiction - PCEB-4  745 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  973.2 TUN    AVAILABLE
 Warren CUSD 205 - Jr/Sr HS Stacks - WALY-13  Q 680 Tun    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 159 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm
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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.
Form Also issued online.
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.
Chronological Term To 1775
Subject Technology -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Industries -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Decorative arts, Early American -- Juvenile literature.
Technology -- United States -- History.
Decorative arts, Early American.
Decorative arts, Early American. (OCoLC)fst00889382
Industries. (OCoLC)fst00971852
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Technology. (OCoLC)fst01145078
Industries -- United States -- History.
United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Title Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry
Other Form: Online version: Tunis, Edwin, 1897-1973. Colonial craftsmen and the beginnings of American industry. [1st ed.]. Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1965] (OCoLC)595851791
ISBN 0529034387
9780529034380

 
    
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