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Massachusetts Horn Smiths : A Century of Combmaking, 1775-1875

SC001.1978.068.251.005 (RS12873)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1978
Date Notes
Volume 68, Number 251 (Winter/Spring, 1978)
Abstract
Enoch Noyes was a farmer living in Old Newbury, Mass., in the mid-18th century. A shop Noyes set up in his own house is suggested to be the beginning of the American combmaking industry. Mary Musser follows the rise and fall of combmaking in what was once the country's combmaking capital.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
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Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 244
GUSN
169863
Reference Code
SC001.1978.068.251.005

Record details

Originator
Mary Musser (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1978). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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