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The Resource Irish people, Irish linen, Kathleen Curtis Wilson

Irish people, Irish linen, Kathleen Curtis Wilson

Label
Irish people, Irish linen
Title
Irish people, Irish linen
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Curtis Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Kathleen Curtis
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linen
  • Linen
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Irish
  • Irish Americans
  • Linen
  • Flax
Label
Irish people, Irish linen, Kathleen Curtis Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Irish linen and the Irish diaspora : fabrics spanning water / Brian Lambkin -- The people and the place -- A long way from field to finish by hand -- Domestic life and factory work grow side by side -- Irish linen as cargo and coverings on land, sea, and air -- A social experiment in two mill villages -- Famine for the poor, lace for the rich -- Linenopolis leads the industrialization of Irish linen -- Smoothing out the wrinkles... or not -- Bright white and crisply starched : the linen shirt -- Marketing Irish linen worldwide -- An enduring legacy -- No end in sight
Control code
ocn711988997
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 303 p.
Isbn
9780821419717
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011012521
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)711988997
Label
Irish people, Irish linen, Kathleen Curtis Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Irish linen and the Irish diaspora : fabrics spanning water / Brian Lambkin -- The people and the place -- A long way from field to finish by hand -- Domestic life and factory work grow side by side -- Irish linen as cargo and coverings on land, sea, and air -- A social experiment in two mill villages -- Famine for the poor, lace for the rich -- Linenopolis leads the industrialization of Irish linen -- Smoothing out the wrinkles... or not -- Bright white and crisply starched : the linen shirt -- Marketing Irish linen worldwide -- An enduring legacy -- No end in sight
Control code
ocn711988997
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 303 p.
Isbn
9780821419717
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011012521
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)711988997

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