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19th century American carriages

19th century American carriages

their manufacture, decoration, and use.

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Published by Museums at Stony Brook in Stony Brook, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Carriages and carts -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Carriage industry -- United States -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Other titlesNineteenth century American carriages., American carriages.
      ContributionsMuseums at Stony Brook.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS2010 .A13 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination174 p. :
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2383497M
      ISBN 100943924103
      LC Control Number87012282

      The book collection currently contains approximat books with 19th century imprints. For more details about the project, see About MoA. New Additions: We have recently added a new feature, subject browsing. 99 more volumes focusing on New York City were added to MoA in June Plate showing an “American” carriage with a folding top, looking somewhat like a Victoria, and a Wourch, or Wourst barouche. American carriages were often light vehicles of the likes of buggies or small phaetons imported from the US to Europe, or assembled in Europe from imported parts.

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      When most people think of nineteenth-century American children’s books, they think of works like Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women (), or Mark Twain’s Tom Sawyer (). Or maybe they think of Horatio Alger’s books, like Ragged Dick (). But there were other, earlier books that were equally popular—so popular that one author was mobbed by excited children when he made a tour in.   Horse-drawn "Fifth Wheel" carriage, late 19th to early 20th century, measures about 70" h x 91" l x 51 1/2" w., with an estimate of $1, to $2, (All photos courtesy of Kaminski Auctions) Georgian mahogany secretary bookcase with glazed mullioned cabinet doors and satinwood interior drawers, above a red leather writing surface.


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