Stuff The Art of Family: Genealogical Artifacts in New England
by D. Brenton Simons & Peter Benes
ISBN-10: 0880821329
ISBN-13: 9780880821322
New England Historic Genealogical Society
HC w/ Dust Jacket
Pages: 336
Language(s): English
Like New/Very Good - Light cover and edge wear.

Featuring fifteen chapters by leading authorities in the fields of history, material culture and genealogy including Abbott Lowell Cummings, Jane C. Nylander, Betty Ring, and Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, this book is an indispensable resource illuminating the world of decorative arts and its relationship to family history. It is a compilation of essays on such topics as the emergence of nineteenth-century lithographed family trees for New England families, their silver, portraits and hand-illustrated family records.