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Title Early American rooms : a consideration of the changes in style between the arrival of the Mayflower and the Civil War in the regions originally settled by the English and the Dutch / with articles by Frederick Lewis Allen ... [and others] ; Russell Hawes Kettell, editor.
Imprint New York : Dover, [1967]

Subject Interior decoration.
Furniture, Early American -- History.
Interior decoration -- United States.
Furniture -- United States.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Social life and customs.
Alt Name Kettell, Russell Hawes.
Allen, Frederick Lewis, 1890-1954.
Description xvii, 200 pages, 41 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Note Reprint. Originally published: Portland, Me. : Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1936.
At the end of each of the twelve chapters are two pages, not included in the pagination, containing newspaper items that once appeared within the dates given in the caption, reprinted in such form as will carry out the spirit of their original typography and arrangement.
Includes index.
Also issued online.
Contents The mediaeval character of seventeenth-century New England houses / Russell Hawes Kettell -- Rural New England in the early seventeen hundreds / Russell Hawes Kettell -- Classic columns reach the New England villages / Kenneth John Conant -- The early days of the Connecticut colony / J. Frederick Kelly -- The rich detail of the Connecticut Valley / Charles Nagel, Jr. -- The hospitality of a New England inn / Joseph Everett Chandler -- New York Dutch households of the eighteenth century / Philip N. Youtz -- The grand manner in Philadelphia / Joseph Downs -- An assembly room of Washington's time / Thomas Tileston Waterman -- Square-rigger prosperity / Edwin J. Hipkiss -- The Empire style in America / Joseph Downs -- Mid-Victorian America / Talbot Faulkner Hamlin.
ISBN 0486216330
OCLC # 1069913
Additional Format Online version: Early American rooms. New York : Dover, [1967] (OCoLC)619635230.

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