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Early American papermaking

Early American papermaking

two treatises on manufacturing techniques reprinted from James Cutbush"s American artist"s manual (1814)

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Published by Oak Knoll in New Castle, Del .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes leaf of Gilpin paper from the Atlantic souvenir, 1829.

Statementwith anintroduction by John Bidwell.
ContributionsCutbush, James., Gilpin, Joshua., Bidwell, John.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21517161M

In , I chose to replace journals with bookmaking. It was an exciting experience for my class because the children felt like real authors making real books. I read the book Already Ready, by Katie Wood Ray and Matt Glover when it was published, which really sparked my interest in doing bookmaking in Pre-K.   Many of the watermarks in our collection are from American papermills, which tended to favor images of doves, eagles, tobacco plants, post-horns, stars, and lambs. It may seem odd to us now, but there was a time in America before the s when foreign papers, with their watermarks of Britannia and the crown, were considered far superior to.

  John Bidwell will present the Philip and Frances Hofer Lecture Industrial Hubris: A Revisionist History of the Papermaking Machine today (March 25) at p.m. in the Edison and Newman Room, Houghton Library. Bidwell, Astor Curator of Printed Books and Bindings at The Morgan Library, will discuss London stationers Henry and Sealy Fourdrinier, who between and Author: Paula Carter. US History, Colonial America This article by Carol Hurst and Rebecca Otis first appeared in our April 96 newletter.. For more ideas on Colonial America and children's literature check out our book In Times Past.. For our theme this time we have chosen Colonial America.

  Museum founder Dard Hunter, author of Paper-Making Through Eighteen Centuries, was a paper historian who traveled the world studying and documenting papermaking techniques. The Paper Museum has more than 2, books, including this one that features handmade papers from Japan. The Early Paper Money of America An Illustrated, Historical, and Descriptive Compilation of Data Relating to American Paper Currency from its Inception in to the Year Newman, Eric P Published by Western Pub. Co. ().


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Two treatises on manufacturing techniques reprinted from James Cutbush's American artists manual () with an introduction by John Bidwell Specializing in Rare, Fine & Interesting Books in Many Fields, First Editions, Americana, Literature, Fine & Early. Books on Paper Making I have put together here some books on the art and craft of paper making.

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Early American papermaking. Two treatises on manufacturing techniques reprinted from James Cutbush's American artist's manual () with an introduction by John Bidwell.

New Castle: Oak Knoll Books, Edition limited to copies, this the issue of 10 copies lettered A-J with two extra specimen leaves, but being the bookbinder's copy, it Author: James Cutbush. The History of European & American Papermaking H The History of the Book in America, c– In ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's Junk in the Trunk 3, Francis Wahlgren appraises a first edition of 'Old Papermaking,' by Dard Hunter — the first completely handmade book about making books by hand.

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The first paper mill in America, erected in what was then called Roxborough (now Germantown), was built by a German immigrant named William Ryttinghuisen, ancestor of Pennsylvania's eminent philosopher David Rittenhouse.

The Ryttinghuisens came to Pennsylvania in They emigrated from Holland where the family had also been engaged in papermaking. firsts, including early histories of American papermaking, the first book-length manual published in this country, and one of the first books printed on American machine-made paper.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 64 pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Our Paper World --The Beginnings of Paper --Early Methods of Making Paper --Papermaking in Colonial America --Paper in the American Revolution --Papermaking in the New Nation --Making Paper by Machine --The Search for New Raw Materials --Paper from Wood --Papermaking.

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In case of inclement weather (thunderstorms and/or heavy rain), the workshop will be postponed and rescheduled.About this Item: Dover, New York. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good ++. Trade paperback, later printing, xxiv + + xxxvii (Index) pages including "Over " black-and-white illustrations; light rubbing to edges, one very light spine crease, but probably from store browser as book otherwise appears unread, very gently used, very clean and unmarked.On Sept.

29, the papermaking business began in Brit. North Amer. On that day William Rittenhouse, papermaker, joined with William Bradford, printer, & others in an invest. co. to build a paper mill.