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The log cabin myth; a study of the early dwellings of the English colonists in North America

Harold Robert Shurtleff

The log cabin myth; a study of the early dwellings of the English colonists in North America

by Harold Robert Shurtleff

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Published by Harvard university press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Domestic -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Harold R. Shurtleff; edited with an introduction by Samuel Eliot Morison.
      ContributionsMorison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA707 .S47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 243 p.
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6396146M
      LC Control Number39033512
      OCLC/WorldCa747356

      Log cabins were sometimes hewn on the outside so that siding might be applied; they also might be hewn inside and covered with a variety of materials, ranging from plaster over lath to wallpaper. [citation needed]Traditional log buildings in North America. Log cabins were built from logs laid horizontally and interlocked on the ends with notches (British English cog joints). of Anglo-French friction in America, the story must be incomplete until the succeeding volume appears. Stanford University. MAX SAVELLE. The Log Cabin Myth: A Study of the Early Dwellings of the English Colonists in North America. By HAROLD R. SHURTLEFF. Edited with an Introduction by SAMUEL ELIOT MOIuSON. (Cambridge: Harvard Uni-versity Press.

      The Log Cabin Myth: A Study of the Early Dwellings of the English Colonists in North America: Shurtleff, Harold Robert Morison, Samuel Eliot: E-DITION: 01/01/ $ Available from De Gruyter» Looking at Cities: Jacobs, Allan B. E-DITION: 06/14/ $ Available from De Gruyter» The Myth and Reality of Our Urban Problems: Vernon. Shurtleff, Harold Robert, The Log Cabin Myth. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, (A study of the early dwellings of colonists on the East Coast; edited with an introduction by Samuel Eliot Morrison. This book and Weslager’s are basic to an understanding of log use in North America.).

      By the early eighteenth century, the English colonies in North America: A. extended beyond the Appalachians B. had eliminated their French and Spanish rivals C. were the most populous and prosperous on the continent D. were on the verge of independence from England ed tiny outposts of civilization. The log cabin, certainly a logical choice because of the universal abundance ^Harold R. Shurtleff, The Log Cabin Myth: A Study of the Early Dwellings of the English Colonists in North America. (Cambridge, Mass.: )*> xxi, 2^3* 2.


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Nine out of ten Americans firmly believe that all Colonial pioneers lived in log cabins. This belief, so Harold Robert Shurtleff has discovered, rests upon a statement made by a Boston historian during the “log-cabin” presidential campaign ofto the effect that the Pilgrim Fathers’ first houses were log cabins.

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