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Greek Revival door panel, Putney, Vermont.

Architectural Tools and Joinry

Cameron, Christina. "Selecting an appropriate vernacular moulding." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 4, 1978, pp.80-87. Download as PDF file.

Cavanagh, Ted. Balloon houses: The original aspects of conventional wood-frame construction re-examined." Journal of Architectural Education, Vol. 51, No. 1 (Sep., 1997), Blackwell Publishing on behalf of the Association of Collegiate Schools of
Architecture, Inc., pp. 5-15. Download as PDF file.

Early American Industries Association.

Englund, John H. "An Outline of the Development of Wood Moulding Machinery." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 4, 1978, pp.20-46. Class handout. Handout. Download text as PDF file. Download illustrations as PDF file.

Gilmore, Andrea M. "Dating Architectural Moulding Profiles – A Study of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Moulding Plane Profiles in New England." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1978, pp.91-117. Class handout. Download PDF file

Kababian, Paul B. "American Woodworking Tools: An historical overview," in Tools and Technologies: America's Wooden Age, Burlington, VT: University of Vermont, Paul B. Kebabian and William C. Lipke, eds., 1979, pp. 13-27. Download as PDF file, 12 mb. Peruse

McNulty, George F. "Henry C. Mercer and Dating by Mouldings." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1978, pp.3-19. Class handout. Download PDF file.

Mercer, Henry C. Ancient carpenters' tools. Doylestown, Pennsylvania: The Bucks County Historical Society, 1951.

Phillips, Morgan W. "Brief notes on the subjects of analyzing paints and mortars and the recording of moulding profiles", Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1978, p. 77-89 [85-89 here, on moulding profiles]. Download as PDF file.

Sprague, Dr. Paul E. "The origin of balloon framing", The Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Vol. 40, No. 4 (Dec., 1981), pp. 311-319. Class handout. Handout

Tarule, Rob, "The Mortise and Tenon Timber Frame: Tradition and Technology," in Tools and Technologies: America's Wooden Age, Burlington, VT: University of Vermont, Paul B. Kebabian and William C. Lipke, eds., 1979, pp. 28-42. Download as PDF file.

Welsh, Peter C. Woodworking Tools 1600-1900. Contributions from The Museum of History and Technology, Paper 51. Project Gutenberg eBook.

Weaver, Martin E. "Investigation and recording of moulding profiles". Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1978, pp.88-92. Download as PDF file.

Weil, Martin Eli. "Interior details in eighteenth-century architectural books." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 10, No. 4, 1978, pp. 47-66. Download as PDF file.

Kebabian, Paul, “American Woodworking Tools: An Historical Overview,” in Tools and Technologies: America’s Wooden Age, Burlington, VT: University of Vermont, Paul B. Kebabian and William C. Lipke, eds., 1979, pp. 13-27.