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176 p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Topics: Great Britain. Army -- Registers, Great Britain. Army -- Officers -- Registers
Boston Public Library
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Title vignette: coat of arms
Topics: Stetson, Robert, 1613-1703?, Stetson family
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Sale code: 1059
Topics: Brummer, Joseph, Estate of Joseph Brummer
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Sale code: 1069
Topics: Brummer, Joseph, Estate of Joseph Brummer
McGill University Library
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler, 1796-1865
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2 volumes : 4 illustrations, 4 maps (2 folded), 2 plans, 2 folded tables ; 22 cm (v.2.: 24 cm)
Topics: Nova Scotia -- History., Nova Scotia -- Description and travel., Nova Scotia -- Statistics., McGill...
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Topics: Nova Scotia Hospital for the Insane, Nova Scotia Hospital for the Insane, Associations,...
Caption title
Topics: Nova Scotia Hospital for the Insane, Nova Scotia Hospital for the Insane, Mentally ill, Psychiatric...
Includes blank pages bound within the pages of the text
Topics: Halifax Library, Halifax Library, Library catalogs, Book catalogs, Catalogues de bibliothèques,...
"Revised at a general meeting of the shareholders, held 31st March, 1831."
Topics: Halifax Library, Halifax Library, Library catalogs, Book catalogs, Catalogues de bibliothèques,...
Cover title
Topics: Halifax Garrison Library, Halifax Garrison Library, Libraries, Library catalogs, Bibliothèques,...
Statistics Canada, Statistique Canada
by Canada. Dominion Bureau of Statistics = Canada. Bureau federal de la statistique.
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Census Year 1951
Topics: Census 1951, Villages, Population, Recensement 1951
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American Libraries
by Thomas Beamish Akins
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kakOAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Scottish Family History
by Eaton, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton
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NSCO
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Knox, John, d. 1778; Doughty, Arthur G. (Arthur George), Sir, 1860-1936; Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797; Amherst, William, 1732-1781; Johnson, William, Sir, 1715-1774; Murray, James, 1721-1794
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Series note also on added t.-p
The Library of Congress
by McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"From the Buffalo medical journal, no. for March, 1851": p. 4
Topics: Fox, Margaret, 1833-1893, Jencken, Catherine Fox, 1836-1892, Mediums, Spiritualism
Topics: Spiritualism, Mediums
OCLC number: ocm21417718
Topics: Mediums, Mediums, Spiritualists, Spiritualists
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: American loyalists -- Massachusetts, Massachusetts -- Politics and government 1775-1783
California Digital Library
by Scott, Rhea C. (Rhea Clarke)
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"List of publications for supplementary reading": p. 117
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Topics: Home economics, Woodwork
This book examines the evolution in the education of New Zealand women from 1900 through 1975. Early in the century, differences in boys' and girls' schooling were more visible on the secondary than the elementary level. At the same time, a government report concluded that many parents felt girls needed little more than half the education of boys. Textbooks reflected a perception of the inferior position of women in society. There was special instruction for boys in woodworking, but the girls...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Foreign Countries,...
American Libraries
by Maria Thompson Daviess, Bobbs-Merrill Company
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IqUiAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Community Texts
by Cornell University
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Cornell Reading Course for the Home, Food Series, Lesson 135. Discusses reasons for using the fireless cooker, homemade cookers, maintenance, insulated ovens, steam-pressure cookers, recipes, baking, canning, and menus adapted to the use of these items. Includes diagrams, photos and instructions. Digitized by Cornell's Frank A. Lee Library, NYSAES, Geneva NY.
Topics: Home, House, Home Economics, Home Ec, Kitchen, Food, Farm, Agriculture, Rural, Food Preparation,...
Topic: Fireless cookers
The Library of Congress
by [Bennett, Ella Alvira], 1887- [from old catalog]
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Topic: Dressmaking. [from old catalog]
French Institute, Assumption College
by Jobin, Marie Eugenie, 1877-1959; Jobin, Theodore, 1883-1955, ill.
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Includes hand drawn diagrams and mounted fabric samples.; Includes table of contents and course of study.; Written while the author was a teacher in the Boston Public Schools, this unpublished manuscript was intended for publication and use as a textbook for women who aspired to be dress designers. A manual of dress design and a history of fashion from the Egyptian era to 1955, it includes pen and ink drawings and textile samples. While there was some publisher interest in advance, by the time...
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Topics: Clothing and dress, Fashion--History, Dressmaking--History, Dressmaking--Pattern design, Costume...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Consalus, Frances Hamilton; Dooley, William H. 1880-; Rohr, Mayer; Tighe, Anna G.
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1940 public domain sewing/home economics textbook. PREFACE This volume aims to give the student a training in the practice and technique of making stylish clothing. It also gives the related technical knowledge in all its phases, so that the student will not only learn practice by imitation, but will think and reason intelligently about the work and be resourceful in making original designs. In its general objectives and organization of subject matter, this book follows the plan for the second...
Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking, Home Ec, Home Economics, Textiles, Vintage Patterns, Needlework, Vintage...
The Library of Congress
by Conover, Isabel De Nyse. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Dressmaking
The Library of Congress
by Pratt institute, Brooklyn. School of domestic arts. [from old catalog]; Sackett, Harriet S. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Dressmaking
The Library of Congress
by Carens, Edith Marie
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Topic: Dressmaking
Topic: Allen family (William Allen, 1602-1679).
American Libraries
by Fowler, Samuel Page, 1800-1888, [from old catalog] ed; Calef, Robert, d. 1723? [from old catalog]; Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728. [from old catalog]
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Witchcraft
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=GP_AiDxwY7AC&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
by Allen, William, 1780-1873; Allen, Joshua, 1800-; Homes, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1812-1887
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Topic: Allen family
Folkscanomy: Architecture
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Ecological Building: Earthship Vol.1 How to build your own
Topics: earthship, tire, tires, mass, walls, energy, lath, earth, earthships, heat, front face, sheet...
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Topic: Nova Scotia -- History
Reprinted from the Yarmouth Herald
Topics: Nova Scotia -- History, Yarmouth (N.S.), Barrington (N.S.)
Dance Manuals
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Although Charles Durang was a well-known Philadelphia dancing teacher and the son of famed American dancer John Durang, very little of this manual originates from the pen of the author. He acknowledges that the dances contained in the book are by the "celebrated teachers of Paris and London." Additionally, the sections on etiquette, deportment, and dress stem from "Mrs. Henderson's treatise." The manual includes descriptions of the popular ballroom dances of the...
Topics: Authors: C: Charles Durang ..., Titles: T
Building Technology Heritage Library
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104 p. : ill. ; 31 cm., trade catalog
Topics: electric lighting -- catalogs, light fixtures -- catalogs, Division 26
The Library of Congress
by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863; Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; Haliburton, M. Winifred; Claxton, P. P
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Topic: Fairy tales
Frontispiece missing
Topics: Cookery, Confectionery, cbk
Wellcome Library
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University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Akins, Thomas B., 1809-1891
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Library Association
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Supersedes Library chronicle
Topics: Bibliography -- Periodicals, Library science -- Periodicals, Bibliography -- Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Library Association
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Supersedes Library chronicle
Topics: Bibliography -- Periodicals, Library science -- Periodicals, Bibliography -- Societies, etc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Provincial Library Service
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Title varies: June 1916-May 1928, Ontario library review and book-selection guide
Topics: Library science -- Periodicals, Libraries -- Ontario
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by American Library Association; Library Association
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Some vols. accompanied by supplements, eg. Buyers' guide, etc
Topics: Library science -- Periodicals, Libraries -- United States
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by American Library Association; Library Association
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Some vols. accompanied by supplements, eg. Buyers' guide, etc
Topics: Library science -- Periodicals, Libraries -- United States
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Oldmixon, Mr. (John), 1673-1742; Moll, Herman, d. 1732, cartographer; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner. BRL; Boston Public Library (John Adams Library) BRL
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Dedication signed: J. Oldmixon
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Patterson, Frank H., 1891-
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26
Topic: Tatamagouche, N.S
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Gordon, G. Lawson
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Topics: Nova Scotia -- Ecclesiastical history, River John, N.S
Majority World Collection
by London Missionary Society
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Title from caption
Topic: Missions, British
Majority World Collection
by London Missionary Society
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Title from caption
Topic: Missions, British
American Libraries
by [Stairs, William James], 1819-1906. [from old catalog]
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Stair family, Morrow family, Stairs, Susan (Morrow), Mrs., 1822-1906. [from old catalog]
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=RsUOAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Campbell, F. A; Campbell, Alexander James; MacDonald, Donald; Mueller, Ferdinand von, 1825-1896
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Topic: Missions
Topic: Missions -- Polynesia
Community Texts
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Quick Stitch Sewing Awl 91812 Instructions
Topics: Sewing Awl, Bistle
The Library of Congress
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Topics: Sewing schools, Manual training
California Agricultural Experiment Station Publications
by Koeber, James
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Topics: Grain, Sewing, Bags
The Library of Congress
by Coates, Lydia Trattles
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Cover-title
Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking
Topic: Needlework
The Library of Congress
by Potts, A. P. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Needlework
Books to Borrow
by Vincent, Margaret, 1951-; Allentown Art Museum
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"Published on the occasion of an exhibition of needlework from the collection of Professor and Mrs. Edwin Miller, September 25, 1988-January 8, 1989."
Topic: Needlework
Title on spine: The ladies' guide in needlework
Topic: Needlework
The Library of Congress
by Heron, Addie E. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Needlework
Department circular (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
by Powell, Ola, 1889-
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"Contribution from the States Relations Service (Office of Extension Work South)."
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Topics: Sewing, Needlework
The Library of Congress
by Van Ame, Emma W. "Mrs. W. E. Van Ame." [from old catalog]; Taylor school of dressmaking, Fort Wayne, Ind. [from old catalog]
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Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing
Books to Borrow
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Topics: Sewing, Gifts
Books to Borrow
by Sommer, Joellen; Sommer, Elyse; Streeter, Sherry, illus
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Lists materials and gives instructions for sewing a variety of accessories including belts, jewelry, wallets, sewing kits, and handbags
Topics: Sewing, Dress accessories, Sewing
Books to Borrow
by Barkin, Carol; James, Elizabeth, joint author; Leydon, Rita Flodén, ill
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Includes index
Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Dressmaking, Sewing
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Cover title
Topics: Sewing, Sewing
American Libraries
by Ralston, Virginia, Mrs., 1870-
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Sewing
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=mJ8EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
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Title within ornamental border
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Topic: Sewing
Books to Borrow
by Hoffmann, Margaret Jones
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Topic: Sewing
The Library of Congress
by Flagg, Etta Proctor, 1868-
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Reprinted in part from the School arts magazine
Topic: Sewing
The Library of Congress
by Judson, Clara (Ingram), Mrs., [from old catalog]
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Topic: Sewing
Books to Borrow
by Ladies home journal needle & craft
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Topic: Sewing