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Everyday Artifacts America 1750-1850

Everyday Artifacts America 1750-1850

by Anthony L. Tafel
     
 

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764333613
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
09/28/2009
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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