The Resource WPA-NH Writers Project papers : sampler - hist. records survey, Roll no. 5, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire

WPA-NH Writers Project papers : sampler - hist. records survey, Roll no. 5, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire

Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : sampler - hist. records survey, Roll no. 5
Title
WPA-NH Writers Project papers
Title remainder
sampler - hist. records survey
Title part
Roll no. 5
Statement of responsibility
Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Title variation
Works Progress Administration - New Hampshire Writers Project papers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of 15 microfilm reels filmed for the Manchester City Library in 2015, Roll 5 includes typed and handwritten materials (some from published sources), including copies of newsclippings and drawings from published sources. Much of the material is in draft form; there are also scraps of paper with notes. Included are interviews; checklists of craftspeople; great detail on sampler making, and descriptions of samplers in NH, with the names and ages of their makers, current owners and locations; essays on several subjects. Essays , some in draft form, include: "Proposed project for writing a book on New Hampshire handicrafts" (6 p.) ; "Littleton's famed stereopticans" by Ola G. Veazie (9 p.) ;"Stoneworkers of the twentienth century : notes on interviews", by H. Blais; "History of the settlement of Londonderry by the Scotch-Irish" by Wm. Thompson (6 p.); Shakers in New Hampshire" by Florence Crosby (approx. 45 p.); "Notes on a trip to Adams Point and interview with Capt. Adams of gundalow fame" by J. H. Blais (3 p.); New Hampshire stories, volume 1: Down to the sea", compiled by Harry E. Flanders (39 p.); several essays on silversmithing by Luna C. Osburn, including: "The Drowne family - silversmiths", (8 p.); "Early N.H. silversmiths" ; "The illusive silversmith of Portsmouth" (3 p.)
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NHS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
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  • Osburn, Luna C
  • Veazie, Ola G
  • Blais, H
  • Thompson, William
  • Crosby, Florence
  • Flanders, Harry E
  • Manchester City Library (Manchester, N.H.)
Series statement
WPA-NH Writers Project papers, filmed for Manchester City Library
Series volume
Roll 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
  • Shakers
  • Samplers
  • Needlework
  • Handicraft
  • Stone-cutters
  • Figureheads of ships
  • Ship models
  • Gundalows
  • Silversmiths
  • Silverwork
  • Londonderry (N.H. : Town)
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : sampler - hist. records survey, Roll no. 5, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
Order of filming: Sampler material -- Checklist for samplers -- Samplers -- Stereoptican views -- Stone workers -- Essays : silver -- Londonderry : Langlois version -- Outlines -- Shakers in N.H. -- Old houses : Concord -- Gundalows et al -- Ship models and figureheads -- Arts and crafts : silversmiths -- W.P.A. Historical Records Survey
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn905697322
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : sampler - hist. records survey, Roll no. 5, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
Order of filming: Sampler material -- Checklist for samplers -- Samplers -- Stereoptican views -- Stone workers -- Essays : silver -- Londonderry : Langlois version -- Outlines -- Shakers in N.H. -- Old houses : Concord -- Gundalows et al -- Ship models and figureheads -- Arts and crafts : silversmiths -- W.P.A. Historical Records Survey
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn905697322

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