Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay Colony by George Francis Dow

Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay Colony

byGeorge Francis Dow

Kobo ebook | October 23, 2013

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CONTENTS
I.    The Voyage to New England
II.    Their Early Shelters and Later Dwellings    
III.    How They Furnished Their Houses    
IV.    Counterpanes and Coverlets    
V.    Concerning Their Apparel    
VI.    Pewter in the Early Days    
VII.    The Farmhouse and the Farmer    
VIII.    Manners and Customs    
IX.    Sports and Games    
X.    Trades and Manufactures    
XI.    Concerning Shipping and Trade    
XII.    From Wampum to Paper Money    
XIII.    Herb Tea and the Doctor    
XIV.    Crimes and Punishments    
Appendix
A. Seventeenth-Century Building Agreements (1658-1688)
B. Rev. Samuel Skelton's Accompte (1629-1630)
C. An Abstract of the Inventory of the Contents of the Shop of Capt. Joseph Weld of Roxbury, 1646-7
D. Inventory of Goods in the Shop of Capt. Bozone Allen of Boston, 1652
E. Manufactures and Other Products Listed in The Rates on Imports and Exports Established by the House of Parliament, June 24, 1660
F. Inventory of Goods in the Warehouse of William Paine of Boston, Merchant, 1660
G. Inventory of Goods in the Shop of Edward Wharton of Salem, 1678
H. Inventory of the Contents of the Shop and House of Capt. George Corwin of Salem, 1685
Index

Title:Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay ColonyFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:October 23, 2013Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990008770511

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