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The Resource Colonial living., Written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis

Colonial living., Written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis

Label
Colonial living.
Title
Colonial living.
Statement of responsibility
Written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the industries, schools, society, culture, and growth of the coastal settlements during the colonial period
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Colonial living., Written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES: The Beachheads -- St. Augustine -- Roanoke -- Jamestown -- Plymouth -- New Amsterdam -- Massachusetts Bay -- Maryland -- New Sweden -- THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY -- I. NEW ENGLAND -- House building -- Wells -- Furniture -- Food -- Cooking -- Eating and drinking -- Heat and light -- Home crafts -- Cloth -- Wool production -- Wool-spinning -- Flax production -- Flax-spinning -- Weaving -- Clothing -- Towns and discipline -- Trades and crafts -- Travel and mail -- Education -- II. NEW NETHERLAND -- Hat-making -- Houses -- Inside the houses -- Cooking and eating -- Grain -- Milling -- New Amsterdam -- People and clothes -- III. THE SOUTHERN COLONIES -- Tobacco -- Land and bondage -- Small planters -- Cottages -- Ways and means -- The big plantation -- The manor house -- Bricks -- Furniture -- Cooking -- Food -- Lumber and sawmills -- Plantation people -- Clothes -- Learning -- THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY -- I. PENNSYLVANIA -- Philadelphia -- German settlers -- German houses -- The Scotch-Irish -- Log forts and cabins -- Customs and trade -- Clothes -- People -- "Shootin' Arns" and game -- II. THE COASTAL COLONIES -- Agriculture -- Wood and wooden implements -- Farm animals -- Pork -- Barns and houses -- Interiors -- Plantations -- Industries (iron; charcoal; tanbark and leather; Glass; Paper) -- Clocks -- Vehicles and roads -- Bridges and ferries -- The Post and the news -- Inns -- River boats -- Ships -- Rope -- Trade and money -- Silverware -- Towns -- Buildings -- Rooms -- Furniture -- Tools -- Heat and light -- Food, eating, and cookery -- Men's clothes -- Women's clothes -- Youth -- Diversions -- Inns -- Churches -- Prison -- Sickness and medicine -- Learning
Control code
369522
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
155 p.
Lccn
57005900
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • ADJ1141WS
  • (OCoLC)ocm00369522
  • hz1033410
Label
Colonial living., Written and illustrated by Edwin Tunis
Publication
Contents
SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES: The Beachheads -- St. Augustine -- Roanoke -- Jamestown -- Plymouth -- New Amsterdam -- Massachusetts Bay -- Maryland -- New Sweden -- THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY -- I. NEW ENGLAND -- House building -- Wells -- Furniture -- Food -- Cooking -- Eating and drinking -- Heat and light -- Home crafts -- Cloth -- Wool production -- Wool-spinning -- Flax production -- Flax-spinning -- Weaving -- Clothing -- Towns and discipline -- Trades and crafts -- Travel and mail -- Education -- II. NEW NETHERLAND -- Hat-making -- Houses -- Inside the houses -- Cooking and eating -- Grain -- Milling -- New Amsterdam -- People and clothes -- III. THE SOUTHERN COLONIES -- Tobacco -- Land and bondage -- Small planters -- Cottages -- Ways and means -- The big plantation -- The manor house -- Bricks -- Furniture -- Cooking -- Food -- Lumber and sawmills -- Plantation people -- Clothes -- Learning -- THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY -- I. PENNSYLVANIA -- Philadelphia -- German settlers -- German houses -- The Scotch-Irish -- Log forts and cabins -- Customs and trade -- Clothes -- People -- "Shootin' Arns" and game -- II. THE COASTAL COLONIES -- Agriculture -- Wood and wooden implements -- Farm animals -- Pork -- Barns and houses -- Interiors -- Plantations -- Industries (iron; charcoal; tanbark and leather; Glass; Paper) -- Clocks -- Vehicles and roads -- Bridges and ferries -- The Post and the news -- Inns -- River boats -- Ships -- Rope -- Trade and money -- Silverware -- Towns -- Buildings -- Rooms -- Furniture -- Tools -- Heat and light -- Food, eating, and cookery -- Men's clothes -- Women's clothes -- Youth -- Diversions -- Inns -- Churches -- Prison -- Sickness and medicine -- Learning
Control code
369522
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
155 p.
Lccn
57005900
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • ADJ1141WS
  • (OCoLC)ocm00369522
  • hz1033410

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