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Over 280 crisp color photos reveal artifacts of early American everyday life that were useful for surveying land, building log homes, farming the land, traveling, blacksmithing, and cabinetmaking. From light paper ephemera such as land surveys and playing cards to heavy garden stones and Conestoga wagon components, they are pictured and explained. This book is ideal for all those with a passion for history or a curiosity about objects used in America in the mid-eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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ISBN:
9780764333613
Author:
Tafel, Anthony L
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing
Author:
Tafel, Anthony L.
Subject:
Americana
Subject:
United States Antiquities.
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Antiques, American
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20090931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
10.90x8.50x.40 in. 1.25 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Antiques » American
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Antiques General
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"Synopsis" by , Over 280 crisp color photos reveal artifacts of early American everyday life that were useful for surveying land, building log homes, farming the land, traveling, blacksmithing, and cabinetmaking. From light paper ephemera such as land surveys and playing cards to heavy garden stones and Conestoga wagon components, they are pictured and explained. This book is ideal for all those with a passion for history or a curiosity about objects used in America in the mid-eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
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