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Guide To The Study Of United States Imprints

ISBN 10 : 0674367618
ISBN 13 : 9780674367616

This book provides a basic guide to the study of the printed matter which has been produced in the United States. The great bulk of research in this field has occurred during the l..

On The Make

ISBN 10 : 9780814753101
ISBN 13 : 0814753108

In the bustling cities of the mid-nineteenth-century Northeast, young male clerks working in commercial offices and stores were on the make, persistently seeking wealth, respect, a..

Philadelphia On Stone

ISBN 10 : 9780271052526
ISBN 13 : 027105252X

"A collection of essays examining the history of nineteenth-century commercial lithography in Philadelphia. Analyzes the social, economic, and technological changes in the local tr..

Networked Machinists

ISBN 10 : 0801884713
ISBN 13 : 9780801884719

A century and a half before the modern information technology revolution, machinists in the eastern United States created the nation's first high technology industries. In iron fou..