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Author Jaffee, David

Title A new nation of goods : the material culture of early America / David Jaffee

Publ Info Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Newport  F12 .C7 J34 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  F12.C7 J34 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  F12 C7 J34 2010    DUE 09-02-14
 Wheaton Stacks  F12.C7 J34 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 400 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Early American studies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Painters and patrons -- The village enlightenment -- Cosmopolitan communities -- Itinerants and inventors -- A tale of two chairmaking towns -- Provincial portraits -- Daguerreotypes : the industrial image
LC subject Connecticut River Valley -- Social life and customs -- 19th century
Connecticut River Valley -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Material culture -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Artisans -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Villages -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Social change -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Community life -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Industrialization -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Middle class -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
Consumption (Economics) -- Connecticut River Valley -- History -- 19th century
ISBN 9780812242577 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0812242572 (hardcover : acid-free paper)