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Knitting (series), circa 1854-1912

Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Physical description:
1 box
Type:
Articles
Books
Handbooks
Instructional materials
Invoices
Manuals
Receipts
Date:
1854
1912
circa 1854-1912
Summary:
Consists primarily of manuals, knitting instructions, invoices and receipts, and handbooks from manufacturers and dealers of yarn and knitting machines. Instruction manuals include directions for knitting and crocheting sweaters, hats, slippers, purses, underwear and afghans. The bulk of the material dates from the late 19th century.
Cite as:
Knitting series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####
Topic:
Crocheting
Fancy work
Knitting
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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