University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture

The craftsman


The craftsman
Vol. XXIV, Number 1
Eastwood, N.Y.: United Crafts, April 1913

URL to cite for this work:

Search for word or phrase within this work:   



[Frontispiece] Canyon in lower Broadway showing the Woolworth Building

[Title page] The craftsman, p. 3a

[Contents], pp. 3a-4a

The American skyscraper: the giant in architecture: its purpose, beauty and development, pp. 3-10

Song of the veery thrush, Conkling, Grace Hazard p. 10

Small vistas in and about the home garden: the art of framing landscapes, Lounsberry, Alice pp. 11-20

American country homes of today: an achievement in domestic architecture, Eyre, Wilson pp. 21-29

The Venetian fountain spell: a study in the relation of art to utility, Matson, Esther pp. 30-35

House-building of the birds, Pearson, T. Gilbert pp. 36-41

The value of sincerity, Black, Frank S. p. 41

Japan's beauty an inspiration to American home-builders, Rucker, Kathryn pp. 42-51

A new idea in state schools that will build up character and body as well as brain: a suggestion for California, Riordon, Raymond pp. 52-60

The modern colonial house: what it holds of history and beauty in the development of an American architecture, Teall, Gardner pp. 61-68

The value of coƶperation between owner and architect as illustrated by specially designed Craftsman homes, pp. 69-79

A modern studio successfully remodeled from an old hall with artistic results, pp. 80-83

The school and the advertiser, Maurer, Elizabeth King pp. 84-85

A permanent home and an inexpensive summer bungalow specially designed for Craftsman subscribers, pp. 86-92

A six-room bungalow: inexpensive, comfortable and attractive, Byers, Charles Alma pp. 93-96

The thatch-shingle roof, p. 96

Concrete construction: its possibilities of strength and beauty, pp. 96-100

My architectural critics, the birds, pp. 101-103

Lighting the home by electricity, pp. 104-108

Waterproofing building materials, p. 108

The new built-in sanitary bathroom, pp. 109-111

Gardening as a means of recreation for women: growing vegetables, flowers and fruit, Jenkins, Mary Wheat pp. 111-114

The magic of electricity in the modern home, pp. 115-117

Making the city home livable for the summer, p. 117

Miniature cardboard houses used as models by client and architect, p. 118

Why a woman should own her own home, pp. 119-120

Cement: a building material of varied and interesting possibilities, pp. 121-124

Practical points about Craftsman woodwork, pp. 125-128

Flower gatherers to the woods in April, p. 128

Als ik kan: The craftsman idea in home-building, Stickley, Gustav pp. 129-130

Keeping food hot, p. 130

Book reviews, pp. 131-134

Notes of general interest, pp. 134-138 ff.

Go up to Top of Page