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A history of American manufactures from 1608 to 1860 : exhibiting the origin and growth of the principal mechanic arts and manufactures, from the earliest colonial period to the adoption of the Constitution ; and comprising annals of the industry of the United States in machinery, manufactures and useful arts, with a notice of the important inventions, tariffs, and the results of each decennial census

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Bishop, J. Leander (John Leander), 1820-1868
A history of American manufactures from 1608 to 1860 : exhibiting the origin and growth of the principal mechanic arts and manufactures, from the earliest colonial period to the adoption of the Constitution ; and comprising annals of the industry of the United States in machinery, manufactures and useful arts, with a notice of the important inventions, tariffs, and the results of each decennial census
Volume 2
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Edward Young & Co., 1868
3 v. : ports. ; 24 cm

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Contents

[Frontispiece] Representative American inventors : plate I, p. [10]

[Title page] A history of American manufactures from 1608 to 1860: vol. II, pp. [11]-[12]

Chapter I: a review of the state and condition of manufactures in the first ten years succeeding the adoption of the Constitution, pp. 13-82

Chapter II: annals of manufactures: 1800-1810, pp. 83-168

Chapter III: annals of manufactures: 1810-1820, pp. 169-255

Chapter IV: annals of manufactures: 1820-1830, pp. 256-341

Chapter V: annals of manufactures: 1830-1840, pp. 342-418

Chapter VI: the manufactures of the United States: 1840-1860, pp. 419-451

Chapter VII: the manufactures of the United States: 1850-1863, pp. 452-513

Index to representative manufacturers, pp. 514-534 ff.

Index to portraits: American inventors, pp. 535-602

Appendix: alphabetical arrangement of the tariffs of the United States, for the years 1842, 1846, 1857, and 1862, pp. 603-648

Woolen goods produced in the United States during the year ending June 1, 1860, p. 649

Cotton goods produced in the United States during the year ending June 1, 1860, p. 650

Index to vol. II, pp. 651-654


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