Pennsylvania potters, 1660-1900

by Whisker, James B., 1939-

Format: Print Book 1993
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance) r NK4025.P4 W55 1993
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  r NK4025.P4 W55 1993
 
 
Summary
Cottage industry pottery making was an important trade in the Province of Pennsylvania from the earliest years onward. Potters produced table ware, storage jars, porcelain ware, lamps, pitchers, and other useful and decorative art. Using mainly original sources (such as U.S. Census, tax lists, advertisements, and family records) this is a book about the men and women who made pottery in the Province and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania between 1660 and 1900.
Additional Information
Subjects Potters -- Pennsylvania -- Biography.
Publisher Lewiston :Edwin Mellen Press,1993
Language English
Description 330 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-330).
ISBN 0773492623
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