Goods for Sale: Products and Advertising in the Massachusetts Industrial Age

by

Write The First Customer Review

During the nineteenth century, Massachusetts was transformed from a fishing and farming economy into a highly urbanized industrial state. This book presents an appealing portrait of the diverse manufacturing enterprises that flourished from 1865 through the 1920s and the colorful trade cards they used to market their goods. More than thirty years after the Revolutionary War, the United States remained dependent on Europe for most manufactured goods. The War of 1812 persuaded a number of Boston merchants to invest in ...

Goods for Sale: Products and Advertising in the Massachusetts Industrial Age 2007, University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst

ISBN-13: 9781558495807

Trade paperback

Select
Goods for Sale: Products and Advertising in the Massachusetts Industrial Age 2007, University of Massachusetts Press

ISBN-13: 9781558495791

Hardcover

Select