village mill in early New England by Edward Pierce Hamilton

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Published by Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, Mass .

Written in English

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  • Mills and mill-work.,
  • New England -- Historic houses, etc.

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Statementby Edward P. Hamilton.
SeriesOld Sturbridge Village booklet series,, 18
LC ClassificationsTJ1040 .H3
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5979287M
LC Control Number66007245

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21st century Switzerland: The people of Salouf, near Savognin, still bake their bread in a communal bakehouse of this kind. It is directly on the main village square, never noticed by tourists, and forms part of the village. 19th Century Saw Manufacturers Catalogs.

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