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Linen-making in New England, 1640-1860

Martha Coons

Linen-making in New England, 1640-1860

all sorts of good sufficient cloth.

by Martha Coons

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Published by Merrimack Valley Textile Museum in North Andover, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England
    • Subjects:
    • Linen -- New England -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsKoob, Katherine, joint author., Merrimack Valley Textile Museum., Scottish Rite Masonic Museum of Our National Heritage., New Hampshire Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS1715.N48 C66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination121 p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4437594M
      LC Control Number79092225

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The use of flax started in Ireland, and eventually linen making became the basic industry of early Londonderry. The Patterson Homestead (c, destroyed by fire) manufactured and sold Londonderry Linen, which was considered to be the best in New [This book is now freely available to download at the Internet Archive.] "Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England." John Farmer, Genealogical Publishing Co., Includes lists of all Governors, Deputy Governors, Assistants, Counselors, Ministers, Graduates of Harvard College toMembers of the ANcient and Honorable ~bwo/ Ancestral Fullers To New England Before IT may have been Jesse Franklyn Fuller who, infirst talked those 8 ‘ancestral heads’ and then proceeded to list 9 early Fullers and their dates of arrival to New England.

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