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The Amana people and their furniture

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Published by Iowa State University Press in Ames .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa
    • Subjects:
    • Amana Society.,
    • Furniture, Amana.,
    • Furniture -- Iowa -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-206) and index.

      StatementMarjorie K. Albers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2435.I8 A4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 221 p. :
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882979M
      ISBN 100813812380, 0813812399
      LC Control Number90043783

      - Rent from people in Amana, IA from $20/night. Find unique places to stay with local hosts in countries. Belong anywhere with Airbnb. Population from people within 50 years () Plain churches and architecture Productions High quality furniture Lace Grandfather clocks Coupon Book System of sharing Stand in for money Kept money in the community. Government Modern Amana Colonies Amana Refrigerator Amana Company 2, employees. The Inspirationists established mills and shops according to their old-world skills. Amana's woolen and calico factories were among the first in Iowa and quickly gained a national reputation for superior quality goods. The Inspirationists did not avoid the use of new technologies and in fact are known to have contributed innovations of their own to the textile industry.


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