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Carter sign, H.N. Williams General Store, Dorset, Vermont.

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  1. Directions for House and Ship Painting (1812) Reynolds, H. Directions for House and Ship Painting Shewing in a plain and concise manner, the Best Method of Preparing, Mixing and Laying the Various Colors Now in Use, Designed for the Use of Learners. New Haven: Eli Hudson, 1812, 21 pp.
  2. Higgins, W. Mullingar, Esq., Architect. House Painter; or, Decorator's Companion. London: Thomas Kelley, 1841.
  3. Downing, Andrew J.
    1. Exterior Color of Country Houses (1850), Downing, Andrew Jackson The Architecture of Country Houses, Including Designs for Cottages, and Farm-Houses, and Villas, with Remarks on Interiors, Furniture, and the best Modes of Warming and Ventilating, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1850, page 203, fn.
    2. Hints for Mixing Shades for Outside Painting (1850), Downing, Andrew Jackson The Architecture of Country Houses, Including Designs for Cottages, and Farm-Houses, and Villas, with Remarks on Interiors, Furniture, and the best Modes of Warming and Ventilating, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1850, page 203, fn.
  4. Paint in Vermont (1861), Hager, Albert D. Report on the Geology of Vermont, 1861, "Paints," pp.806-810; "Brandon Ore Beds," pp. 823-827.
  5. Color and Cast Iron (1871), The Railroad Gazette July 1, 1871, pp.160-161.
  6. Rossiter and Wright, Modern House Painting (1883)
  7. Devoe Paint Company, Exterior Decoration (1885)