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front Stoneware Jug
This stoneware jug with handle was made in Whately, Massachusetts, and was used for food storage.
front Stoneware Storage Jug with lid
Production of stoneware vessels, with the clay imported from New Jersey, had begun in Whately, Masschusetts, by 1816.

With a wooden handle and an iron blade, the adze is a cutting tool.
Cover "The Cabinetwork at New Clairvaux"
Founded by Rev. Edward Pearson Pressey, New Clairvaux was a utopian community in Montague, Massachusetts.
Cover "New Home Sewing Machine Co. of Orange, Mass."
c. 1920
This is an advertising pamphlet from the New Home Sewing Machine Company that was located in Orange, Massachuetts.
Page 63 Frances Miles account book
Pages from Frances Miles' day book 1852-1866, Greenfield, Massachusetts.
front Buttons and Button Mold

This button mold, which makes a single button, belonged to Deacon Phineas Field of Charlemont, Massachusetts.
document "Threadwell In New Industrial Era After Decades of Varying Fortunes" article from Greenfield Recorder-Gazette newspaper
Jun 9, 1953
This 1953 newspaper article from the Greenfield Recorder-Gazette in Greenfield, Massachusetts, describes the Threadwell Tap & Die Company as the third largest industry in Greenfield.
document "Threadwell The Greenfield Plant That Is Making History In The Precision Tool Field!" ad from Greenfield Recorder-Gazette
Feb 23, 1943
Threadwell Company Advertisement.
c. 1911
Chauncey Thomas' pottery, made during the height of Deerfield, Massachusetts' Arts and Crafts movement, shows how thoroughly influenced he was by artistic trends of his day, including the incorporation of Chinese and Japanese design elements.


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