Colonial Craftsmen and the Beginnings of American IndustryBook - 1999
The vanished ways of colonial America's skilled craftsmen are vividly reconstructed in this superb book by Edwin Tunis. In over 450 meticulous drawings, the author describes the working methods and products, houses and shops, town and country trades, and individual and group enterprises by which the early Americans forged the economy of the New World.
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999
Edition: Johns Hopkins paperbacks edition
Branch Call Number: 917.3 Tu
Description: 159 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm