Everyday things in American life ... by William Chauncy Langdon.

London, C. Scribner's Sons, 1937- .

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Subjects Manners and customs.
United States -- Social life and customs.
United States.
Description volumes color frontispiece, illustrations (including plans, facsimiles, music) plates (some color) map 24 cm
Copyright Date 1937-
Notes Illustrated lining-papers.
Includes bibliographical references (v. [1], pages 335-340; volume [2], pages 383-384).
Also issued online.
Contents [volume1] 1607-1776 ; [volume2] 1776-1876.
Volume 1. 1607-1776 : Shelters and frist houses - The Fireplace center of the home - In Dutch New York - Penn's Quaker city - Pennsylvania German farms - Handwork at Ephrata - At Moravian Bethlehem - Scoth-Irish in the mountains - Georgian mansions - Eighteenth-century furniture - Iron mined and wrought - Pewter in the Colonial Home - Silversmiths and silverware - Measures of value - Colonial glass - New England ships - Shipbuilding at Philadelphia - Trails and roads - The Provincial post - Agriculture in the colonies - The Colonial town.
Volume 2. 1776-1876 : The Eastern river craft - Early roads and turnpikes - The Directing power - Overed bridges - The Cumebrland-national road - Great water highways into the west - When canals had their day - When trading was retail - What's new and the newspapers - Home-life : downstairs - Home-life : upstairs - Clothes and their material - The Leading metals - Hores-power in agriculture - Steam in transportation - Celebrating a hundred years.F
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)419696
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Langdon, William Chauncy, 1871-1947.
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